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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

Campaign Network – March 2021

Campaign Network – March 2021

17 March 2021

The Campaign Network is a joint initiative from CharityComms and the Social Change Agency looking to address a gap for heads of campaigns and campaign leads in UK charities for strategic development, campaign sector development and professional development.

Strategy news, thinking, interviews and case studies

Highlights from around our membership.

Innovative fundraising: What we can learn from the charities pushing fundraising forward

Innovative fundraising: What we can learn from the charities pushing fundraising forward

Twenty-twenty was the year that charity sector innovation changed from a nice-to-have to an essential. Here’s how they did it, and how you can replicate their success...
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...
Campaigns that have kept this year’s Inspiring Communicators inspired in 2020

Campaigns that have kept this year’s Inspiring Communicators inspired in 2020

What is it that has kept our Inspiring Communicator winners' spirits up this year and where have they found inspiration themselves? Here’s what they had to say...

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.

Innovative fundraising: What we can learn from the charities pushing fundraising forward

Innovative fundraising: What we can learn from the charities pushing fundraising forward

Twenty-twenty was the year that charity sector innovation changed from a nice-to-have to an essential. Here’s how they did it, and how you can replicate their success...
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...
Campaigns that have kept this year’s Inspiring Communicators inspired in 2020

Campaigns that have kept this year’s Inspiring Communicators inspired in 2020

What is it that has kept our Inspiring Communicator winners' spirits up this year and where have they found inspiration themselves? Here’s what they had to say...

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.

Media & Digital Intern

Media & Digital Intern

Do you have a passion for excellent storytelling? Do you want to help change the narrative on immigration in the UK?
Deadline: 27 January 2021

Internship, Flexible, £9.50 - £10.85 per hour

Senior Major Gifts Manager

Senior Major Gifts Manager

The Senior Major Gifts Manager is responsible for managing a large portfolio of prospect, donor and key influencer relationships.
Deadline: 27 January 2021

Full-time, Holborn, London, £42,000 - £52,000

Internal Communications and Engagement Manager

Internal Communications and Engagement Manager

We are looking for an experienced internal communications and engagement manager who has drive and a creative flair
Deadline: 27 January 2021

Full-time, Homebased, £42,778.65