European Region of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association

Fundraising

A list of useful websites, organisations, guides, books, mailing lists and other resources to support your organisation's fundraising. 

It Shows That People Care This fresh guide includes an overview of fundraising, frequently asked questions, 10 case studies, and guidance and resources to start or improve your fundraising. 
What donors want This podcast by I.G. Advisors offers a behind-the-scenes view into major gifts fundraising from the donor’s perspective.
The EU-wide General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force in May 2018 and might have an impact on how you process your supporters' data and communicate with them. There's plenty of easy-to-understand guidance onlineBlackbaud's video is one example. 

 

Podcast: Getting started with individual donors

By Grantspace Knowledge Base, a service of the Foundation Center

Listen here

SOFII - showcase of fundraising innovation and inspiration  Innovative fundraising campaigns, ideas and tools from across the world, available in various languages.
Institute of Fundraising 

A UK-based professional body for fundraising professionals.

- membership (€)

- training and events (€)

guidance and resources 

- presentations and tutorials on their YouTube channel

Make it rain. Tips and tricks for crowdfunding success.  

By Social Misfits Media. 

Download here

Friends with money. A guide to fundraising on social media. 

By Social Misfits Media. 

Download here.

Fundraising for Stonewall. Packed with fundraising ideas, advice and tips.

A good practice example of a guide for people who want to raise money for your organisation. By ILGA-Europe's member Stonewall. 

Download here.

LGBT Foundation Guide to Fundraising

Another good practice example of a guide for people who want to raise money for your organisation. 

 

Download here.

Invest, Educate, Engage, Ask: Strategies for Increasing Individual Giving to LGBTQ Rights in the Global South and East Written by Kris Abrams with Katherine Acey, for the Global Philanthropy Project, December 2011
Directory of Social Change 

Books, trainings, events and other resources for fundraisers (€)

Klein and Roth Consulting

Fundraising consultancy (€), books (€), newsletter with fundraising tips.