Charity Meetup: Start-ups for Good Event Summary

The 17th Charity Meetup event took place in London on the 8th of October 2019. We began with a mixing game (fortune tellers) then we had three lightening talks and a panel discussion. We explored how organisations can learn from start-ups and new opportunities to generate income through products and services. Thank you to the Good […]

Top Five Insights from the Charity Meetup: Inspiring Internal Communications

Over 70 charities gathered for the 16th Charity Meetup event in London, which was kindly hosted by Workplace for Good by Facebook in September 2019. Our topic was Inspiring Internal Communications with expert speakers and panellists Beth Murray, Sarah Browning, Judith Davey and Natalie Peck. Here are five key insights from the day: 1 – […]

How to Use Psychology to Boost Online Donations – Guest Blog by Stuart Palmer

Stuart is a Charity Meetup regular and  helps charities in the digital space. The world of charitable donations is hugely competitive and with so many great causes out there, how do you make donors choose your organisation? Stuart’s guest blog aims to unravel the psychology of donations. Experts in behavioural economics, a field which draws heavily […]

Reflecting on Strengthening Relationships at the Charity Meetup Bucks – Guest Blog by Tony Barr

I think the best words of greeting you can possibly get when going to a Charity Network meeting is “help yourself to the buffet!”. Certainly an excellent start and had my attention from the outset. I had first met Dawn at the Community Impact Bucks meeting in Aylesbury and really enjoyed her TED talk and Mexican […]

Progress, not perfection – Guest Blog by Ian Worman

On Monday the 27th November 2017 I attended my first Charity meet up. The topic of the evening was success and failure. It was an amazing evening, I met some great people. The topic was well presented with lots of new ideas to take away, I am planning to present some stuff at the next […]

Reflecting on the Video for Good event – The 10th Charity Meetup

The Charity Meetup two-year anniversary and the 10th event was a very special gathering for me. It was the culmination of so much work as our most complex event to date, and our first daytime session too! The event was sponsored by Magneto Films. I felt so many strong emotions before, during and after the […]

Getting Started with Google Ad Grants – Guest blog by Anna Champ

Google Grants should be a no-brainer for any charity. Google offers $10,000 a month to spend on advertising on their search engine, and for a small charity this can be more than your marketing budget! There are many benefits to having a Google Grants account, but I won’t go into those right now. Google have […]