So You Want To Start An NGO?

If you’re thinking of starting an NGO, then it’s good to ask yourself the following questions:   What is my reason for starting the NGO? If you see an NGO as a way to make a profit for yourself, DON’T …

5 Twitter Tips to get your Project Funded

Twitter can be a powerful ally in getting the word out about your project. If you are a regular tweeter, or just getting going, here are 5 tips from our social media community manager, Simone Gregor, to help maximise your …

How to ask for donations, nicely…

We get it… asking for donations is tough. But here’s the good news. According to CAFSA (Charity Aid Foundation South Africa) 85% of Gauteng’s population gives every month, and they give to those around them. Here are 5 tips for …

How to Start a Blog

Blogging is a great way to help you keep in touch with your donors. Stories are king and telling a great story will get others to support you more. 4 steps on how to start a blog:   Choose your …

Hero Email Template

NEED HELP GETTING YOUR HERO PAGE FUNDED? Use our quick email template, fill in the blanks and send to your friends. Subject: You’re my hero Hi [NAME],   It’s true, you really are my hero. So in the spirit of …