Making the decision to produce eco-friendly merchandise is much easier said than done. With each step of the manufacturing process comes more things to consider. For example, whether the products have been manufactured ethically, used environmentally friendly materials or been packaged in ways to reduce waste. There are numerous advantages to choosing environmentally friendly products
In honour of International Women’s Day, we highlight three leading charities that work tirelessly to challenge stereotypes, broaden perceptions and improve situations for women and children around the world.
Every March, Marie Curie celebrates the Great Daffodil Appeal, the charity’s largest annual fundraising campaign, which calls on people across the UK to donate and wear a special daffodil. To date, the campaign has over £5 million, and counting! Money raised provides much-needed care to people with terminal illnesses as well as support for their
The London Marathon is fast approaching on Sunday, 26 April. For runners, it’s time to lace up the trainers and get prepared. For charities, it’s time to pick out some custom clothing and gear for your runners. Most charity entrants expect not only fundraising and training support but also a “charity pack” of sorts, which
Awareness days are a moment to start conversations around causes that matter. And while Valentine’s Day might not seem like an obvious choice for charities, it actually presents a wonderful opportunity to reach people. Here, in honour of a day of giving and receiving with those we love, we share a few creative ways that
4 February marks World Cancer Day, an international day to raise awareness and encourage cancer prevention, detection and treatment. Every year, 9.6 million people die from cancer; by 2030, this devastating statistic is expected to rise to 13 million people. The idea behind World Cancer Day is that it’s together, as charities and individuals, that
Blue Monday, which fell on 20 January this year, is referred to by some as the most depressing day of the year. However, in recent years, the Samaritans charity has taken over the concept of Blue Monday to tackle depression and loneliness in a productive way with Brew Monday, a campaign designed to encourage people
As we mentioned in a previous post, ethical manufacturing is a core focus for today’s charities, and for good reason. Trust in charities is, unfortunately, at an all-time low; less than half of the people in the UK believe them to be trustworthy. One way to rebuild this trust is via transparency around your fundraising