08 October 2012 ~ 0 Comments

MCN Fundraising Tips

It was another fruitful Melbourne Campaigners’ Network session with around 25 folks turning up to discuss fundraising on September 27. A range of community organisations were represented, with diverse experience of campaigning and fundraising amongst the participants. Naomi Blackburn facilitated an activity to kick things off – small groups workshopped how they would raise $10,000. […]

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18 September 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Tips for Fundraising

In the lead up to our next Melbourne Campaigners’ Network session on Campaign Fundraising I’ve been looking around for useful resources. Check out these for starters – and do share if you have other suggestions.   The Community Funding Centre on includes a range of resources on fundraising and grants for Australian not-for-profit organisations, including: The […]

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04 September 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Empowered Fundraising

In the lead up to the Melbourne Campaigners’ Network session on Campaign Fundraising (Thursday 27 September) Plan to Win is gathering useful resources on the topic. Anne O’Brien has kindly shared the interview she did a few years ago with John Croft, developer of the Dragon Dreaming project model. John’s ‘Empowered Fundraising’ approach challenges groups […]

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15 August 2012 ~ 0 Comments

MCN September: Fundraising

Campaigning takes resources! How can campaigns build a sustainable financial base? And how does fundraising integrate with other aspects of campaigning and building an active supporter base? Join us for a very practical session – which will also engage your creativity and broaden your view of fundraising.  Includes: Sarah Johnson, an experienced fundraiser and campaigner […]

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