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18 Dec

The truth about giving compiled from 250 million lines of data

On Queer Ideas by Mark Phillips

The More Partnership has just published a great (free) booklet that illustrates some important truths about giving. The facts you’ll find inside are based on analysing the supporter files of 33 British universities. That’s a load of data. In just one year, it adds up to 161,000 donors, 1.1 million gifts, 3.8 million solicitations and £68 million […]

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07 Dec

If it's about protecting the donor, I'm not that worried

On Queer Ideas by Mark Phillips

On Friday, we had the chance to see how the plans for regulating the sector were shaping up. I watched online (it’s here if you’d like to see it) and was pleased with what I saw. It was a pretty positive session where the concerns voiced over the last few weeks were addressed. You can take […]

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