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The place for all things media related. From how to talk directly to journalists to help with working on that PR and media campaign it's all here.

Crisis comms planning

Free template

When a crisis hits it’s good to be prepared. Use our template to ensure you’ve got all the basics covered and there’s a clear procedure in place to follow.

Media events

Messaging workshop with media training (free and exclusive to small charities)

Messaging workshop with media training (free and exclusive to small charities)

22 September 2020

This event is fully booked and we are operating a waiting list. Please contact events@charitycomms.org.uk to be added to the waiting list. This hands-on communications workshop is packed with insights and insider tips on what news producers want from a story. Facilitated by experienced media trainers and journalists, we’ll explore effective media engagement through three […]

Social Media Network – September 2020

Social Media Network – September 2020

30 September 2020

Topic to be confirmed in August 2020. Booking your place These events are for professionals working in charities who have strategic social media as the core function (over 50%) of their role. Please only book if this rings true with your role – thank you. If you’d like to be one of the first to hear about these […]

How social change is happening today: key trends shaping UK campaigning

How social change is happening today: key trends shaping UK campaigning

14 October 2020

It goes without saying that campaigning is a key area of work for many charities in the UK. But with the current, dramatic and ever-shifting political backdrop, you can be forgiven for missing a few of the other trends affecting campaigning today. This seminar will delve into some of the key political, legal, economic and […]

Media news, thinking, interviews and case studies

Highlights from around our membership.

How The Access Project empowered its storytellers in lockdown

How The Access Project empowered its storytellers in lockdown

Powerful storytelling serves as a tool to share why charity work is so important. Hear how The Access Project (TAP) have kept storytelling going during lockdown...
Storytelling lessons from a life of adventure

Storytelling lessons from a life of adventure

Sacha Dench, CEO of Conservation without Borders, was on a mission to fly nearly 7,000 km across 11 countries by paramotor to help save the critically endangered Bewick's swans. We caught up with Sacha to ask about her unique storytelling techniques...
How can we become better storytellers?

How can we become better storytellers?

CharityComms’ three-day Storyfest event was all about bringing together great examples of powerful and impactful storytelling to learn from and aspire to...

#NeverMoreNeeded campaign

Now more than ever we need to build support for our sector so that we can help the country come through the crisis and help the recovery. That’s why the #NeverMoreNeeded campaign was set up.

Media resources

Evergreen, useful stuff.

How The Access Project empowered its storytellers in lockdown

How The Access Project empowered its storytellers in lockdown

Powerful storytelling serves as a tool to share why charity work is so important. Hear how The Access Project (TAP) have kept storytelling going during lockdown...
Storytelling lessons from a life of adventure

Storytelling lessons from a life of adventure

Sacha Dench, CEO of Conservation without Borders, was on a mission to fly nearly 7,000 km across 11 countries by paramotor to help save the critically endangered Bewick's swans. We caught up with Sacha to ask about her unique storytelling techniques...
How can we become better storytellers?

How can we become better storytellers?

CharityComms’ three-day Storyfest event was all about bringing together great examples of powerful and impactful storytelling to learn from and aspire to...

AskCharity

A free service designed to help journalists and charities work together. Connecting media and the sector together to help important stories get told.

Latest media jobs

Our listings have the best, latest media job vacancies in the charity sector in the UK.

Corporate events fundraiser

Corporate events fundraiser

The corporate events fundraiser is focused on developing corporate support and developing high-end events aimed at the business community.
Deadline: 14 August 2020

Full-time, Liverpool, £26,491- £28,462

Campaigns project coordinator

Campaigns project coordinator

Crohn's & Colitis UK is looking for someone with a passion for campaigning. You'll be working on our two flagship campaigns.
Deadline: 14 August 2020

Other, Hatfield/flexible, £20,000-£24,340

Senior media officer

Senior media officer

Crohn's & Colitis UK is looking for a senior media officer. You'll be raising awareness on issues such as toilet access, stigma and big data research.
Deadline: 14 August 2020

Full-time, Hatfield/flexible, £28,800-£33,000

Listen to the podcast

Who doesn’t love a podcast? Tune into the CharityComms podcast to hear inspiring stories from across the charity sector network.

Membership

Our members are what makes CharityComms special. So if you are looking for a supportive network of charity sector peers look no further. Join our community of more than 8,000 professionals working in UK charities and not-for-profits, covering all aspects of communications, campaigns and fundraising.