Divide and multiply: spreading the love with your charitable donations
So, you’re wanting to give to charity. The question of how much is a good one but, equally so, to how many? Have we ever thought about the effectiveness, or lack thereof, of only giving to one charity? Joanna Gresty asks us to embrace the case for ‘philanthropic diversification’ - for splitting your donations between multiple charities, instead of just one. Turns out spreading the love is not just congenial, it’s vital.
Features, Local, National
So you want to be on TV?
Earlier this year Givto appeared on BBC Look North with representatives from two local charities that were seeing the benefits of the service. So how did we do it? Givto’s media and PR expert Laura Mitchell explains, and provides some top tips on getting the media’s attention for your charity.
From work experience to trustee: my Givto journey
Givto is managed by the Better Giving Partnership, a registered charity run entirely by volunteers and overseen by our Board of Trustees. We asked Scott McKinney, one of our Trustees, to tell us how he got involved with Givto and why he thinks the service is so special.
Something to smile about!
Sunshine & Smiles, based in Leeds, provide life-changing help and activities for young people with Down Syndrome and their families. We caught up with service manager Ailith Harley-Roberts to find out more about their work and how our brand new giving platform Givto can help.