Academy

Working with hundreds of charities, raising millions of pounds, with new campaigns going live every minute on our platform, we’re developing a packed calendar of events, rigorous resources and benchmarking reports.

We provide some free below, and many more for our clients.

  • Grenfell Tower Fire: the impatience of the public to right wrongs

    This panel event brings together some of the key contributors of the Grenfell campaigns to understand what was unique about each approach. Read more

  • WAKE UP & IMPACT: Connect + Inspire

    This unique event is bringing together London fundraisers for an early morning event of music, yoga and inspiring talks. Read more

  • How Blockchain Technology Will Change The Face Of Charitable Giving & Foreign Aid Delivery

    Blockchain & The Charity Sector: This event will be gathering together the latest ideas on how blockchain technology can be leveraged by charities, government departments, funders, charities and delivery partners to increase the transparency, efficiency and impact of their operations. Read more

  • How to COPE with COPY: content writing tips

    Trying to catch – and keep – the attention of online wanderers? Keep your copy Concise, Obvious, Purposeful and Elegant. Read more

  • Introduction to Google Analytics

    Although the design is user-friendly, Google Analytics can seem overwhelming to the uninitiated. This guide explains some of the most critical metrics in Analytics and some recommendations of what you should be looking at. Read more

  • Free (or cheap) image editors

    We know our clients often need to create images for their sites, and that this can be tricky using the ubiquitous MS Paint, so we’ve put together a quick roundup of what we think are the best free or very cheap image editors out there. Read more

  • Choosing great banner images for your site

    Choosing and composing images for use on a website can seem challenging. Learn about what makes a great photo for editorial use, choice of imagery and what sizes will ensure your images look their best. Read more

  • How to use Facebook Ads to raise more money than you spend?

    Learning from successful campaigns, we will look at a step by step approach for getting your launching a successful Facebook Ad campaign. Read more

  • How to raise over £100,000 from one cycle ride

    Raising IT’s board observer Chris Mairs has raised £130k online through the Raising IT platform to help 3600 cataracts sufferers. Find out how he did it - both raising the money and cycling across America when he is blind. Read more