Community Building

We hope these useful ‘Community Building’ articles will help you! Building a stronger, more engaged community is one of the most important functions of a committee.

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Toxic Leadership

Toxic leadership is a problem as old as the ages. It can cause irreparable damage to an organisation, its mission, its members and the wider community.

Just One Thing Letter to Volunteers

The 'Just One Thing' Letter encourages families in your community to do their 'one thing', and provides a comprehensive list to offer choice as to what that contribution might be

‘Background’ or Passive Fundraising

‘Background’ or Passive Fundraising What is passive fundraising? I call it background fundraising, others call them passive fundraising, and they involve...

Getting your principal involved in fundraising

I wrote my book ‘The Practical Fundraising Handbook: for School and Club Volunteers’ nearly 5 years ago. In it, I...

Graduation Gifts and Events for School Leavers

We take a look at heaps of momento and gift ideas as well as event options to help your school leavers celebrate their graduation.

Christmas Fundraising

Whilst Christmas can be a crazy busy time, what better way to finish of the year than with a celebration (or 2!) and getting your community together for a final fundraiser.

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