Freedom from fear

Asking for money is something most people don’t like to do. It makes them feel awkward and embarrassed. But if you are going to be a Fundraiser it is definitely something you have to overcome. Otherwise you could compare it to being a conscientious objector and then enlisting for the army. There are various factors that make people reluctant to …

So who gets the money?

So who gets the money? Many of my fundraising projects have involved organisations that were new to fundraising. They often thought that the appointment of a fundraiser removed the pressure and responsibility of getting the money from their shoulders. Huge sigh of relief; let him get on with it. This was followed by the shock realisation that my appointment actually …