New blog – What is Fundraising?

David has been working with a number of organisations who are new to fundraising. As a result, he has been thinking about what fundraising is and, more importantly, what it is not. This short blog post shares some of those thoughts. You can read it here – What is Fundraising?

New blog – Prospective Hindsight

Whether you are trying to write your NPO application or setting your plans for the next year, trying to see where you and your organisation will be in the future can be daunting. “Prospective Hindsight” techniques can help to overcome this. David has written a new blog to help you use prospective hindsight exercises to

Stockton Globe Theatre

This week Apollo Fundraising began work with Stockton Council on the fundraising strategy for the restoration of The Globe Theatre. The Council has received funding from HLF’s Heritage Enterprise Fund to restore the stunning Art Deco building and to reopen it as a live music and comedy venue. You can find out more about this

Spektrix Conference 2016

David will be speaking at the 2016 Spektrix Conference at the Lyric Hammersmith on Monday 7th November. The conference is for people in organisations that are using Spektrix. David will be talking about the things that fundraisers can learn from the field of behaviour design, neuroscience and nudge theory to try and make philanthropy ‘addictive’. You

New Blog – Tip of the Pops 2

Following UK Fundraising’s Tip of the Pops session at the Institute of Fundraising’s National Convention, David has written a blog with fundraising tips (tenuously) linked to Howard Lake’s eclectic playlist. Have a read (and a listen) here – http://fundraising.co.uk/2016/07/13/tip-pops-2-now-thats-i-call-fundraising/ Once you’ve read it, pick a song from the playlist and suggest your own fundraising tip in