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Strategic thinking should be at the heart of all of effective comms. Check out tips and advice from sector experts on how to do it right.

Who Cares?

Engaging audiences on their terms is essential to survival. For many the hard work to do this may have begun but let’s face it we’re not there yet.

It’s time to sit up, listen to what people want and take action. The charity sector is in crisis and it’s time to act. So let ‘Who Cares?’ help you to help those who matter most – the audiences you engage.

Strategy events

CharityComms Digital Conference: 24 – 25 November

CharityComms Digital Conference: 24 – 25 November

24 November 2021

The 2021 CharityComms Digital Conference will take place on 24-25 November. It'll be another bumper event with loads of great content on all things digital.

Strategy news, thinking, interviews and case studies

Highlights from around our membership.

Four communications lessons from collaborative campaigns

Four communications lessons from collaborative campaigns

Pooling your resources with other organisations can help you reach and inspire new audiences. What are the main lessons charity communicators can learn from recent prominent collaborative campaigns?...
How to diversify your charity’s digital marketing activity

How to diversify your charity’s digital marketing activity

Using a mix of marketing helps charities stay at the forefront of donors’ minds and allows fundraisers to build an omnichannel experience that helps them reach their goals faster. Here are some tips for how you can diversify your marketing…
Adapting your marketing strategy when challenging times hit

Adapting your marketing strategy when challenging times hit

Whether conducting a marketing strategy review or trying to stay on track, we need to be prepared for an unexpected crisis. For smaller charities, adapting amongst this change is even more challenging…

Salary and organisational  culture report 2020

It’s time to reveal the results of the 2020 CharityComms Salary and Organisational Culture Survey and see what you really think of the sector…

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.

Strategy resources

Evergreen, useful stuff.

Beyond the organogram – The rise of agile in charity marketing and comms

Beyond the organogram – The rise of agile in charity marketing and comms

In our final blog in the Beyond the Organogram series we look at agile working. Having spoken to comms leaders already working with an agile methodology and experts in the field here's some principles to help you get started...
Beyond the organogram – Shaping comms teams for future challenges

Beyond the organogram – Shaping comms teams for future challenges

In part four of our Beyond the Organogram series, we look at how some comms leaders are shaping their teams to meet the challenges of 2021 and beyond...
Beyond the organogram – How to build a stronger audience focus

Beyond the organogram – How to build a stronger audience focus

In our recent soundings with charity comms team leaders, several cited a stronger audience focus as the driver for a team re-structure. Others shared insights around how to achieve this through team culture and different ways of working. Here’s how some charities are approaching this goal...

Storyfest

Online event (July 14-16) now on demand

If you weren’t able to join us for our first ever Storyfest – an online festival dedicated to the art of honest and authentic storytelling. You can still catch up on the three days of  inspiring live talks and thought-provoking panel discussions as well as resources galore by registering for on demand access.

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.

Latest strategy jobs

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

Marketing executive

Marketing executive

Join the Bike Project as a marketing executive! Managing social media, creating content and delivering marketing campaigns.
Deadline: 5 August 2021

Full-time, London/Remote, £25,000

Media and communications officer

Media and communications officer

Young Lives vs Cancer (formerly known as CLIC Sargent) is looking for a fantastic media and communications Officer to join the charity.
Deadline: 6 August 2021

Maternity cover, Bristol/London or home-based, £31,400-£32,900 depending on location

Prospect Development Manager

Prospect Development Manager

Action for children is looking for a Prospect Development Manager to lead the Prospect Development Function on a fixed term contract.
Deadline: 6 August 2021

Full-time, Fixed Term, Holborn, Circa:£33,000