Reflections on Occupy Melbourne

It's a little over one year since Occupy Melbourne kicked off in City Square, one year since the dramatic and traumatic eviction by police acting on behalf of the City of Melbourne. It's timely to look back on the phenomenon that was Occupy Melbourne. The Occupy...

MCN November: Campaign QandA

It’s Melbourne Campaigners' Network #qanda style but instead of partisan quarrelling we have a panel of clever campaigners: Shaun Murray, Quit Coal Wil Stracke, Australian Services Union Renee Carr, Global Poverty Project We’ll look back at the year in campaigning –...

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...

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...

Celebrating the 1st year of PTW

I launched Plan to Win in August 2011 with big ideas, minimal resources, and not a lot of precedent. It’s been a big year of personal learning while I’ve established this new project and I really hope others have found it beneficial too! I thought it would be good to...