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8th August 2022
Planning a balanced fundraising journey
There are so many things you can build using the Good Thyngs technology. You might want to use all of them, which is fab! Create your ‘journey’ to lead your supporters through the steps you want in order of importance, rather than presenting them all the options at the offset to confuse and overwhelm them.
2nd August 2022
QR codes for charity – why and how?
We explain what QR codes do, ways that they can be used for fundraising, and how you can make them work for you. Here are some top tips…
8th July 2022
Guest blog: RAF Museum at the RAF Cosford Air Show
In partnership with RAF Cosford Air Show and Good Thyngs, the RAF Museum set out to create a digital trail to help families explore the annual RAF Cosford Air Show which returned this year in full force!
13th June 2022
How charities can get the most from their data
Data is crucial when it comes to charities measuring campaign success and understanding their supporters. Here’s how it can be used.
8th June 2022
Tips for corporate fundraising
Six top tips for corporate fundraising, to help charities keep businesses impressed and inspired.
31st May 2022
Q&A with SSAFA: What’s next for the 13 Bridges Challenge
In 2022 there is a strong need to embrace the digital world. SSAFA uses hybrid fundraising to capture all potential audiences’ attention.
18th May 2022
Jubilee Fundraising Ideas for charities
In the spirit of getting communities together during the Jubilee and The Big Lunch, connect people to your charity with these fundraising ideas using QR codes…
13th May 2022
The evolution of fundraising with SSAFA, the Armed Forces Charity
SSAFA the Armed Forces Charity explains to how it used cashless fundraising to its advantage, and utilised a platform to do so.
10th May 2022
Scotty’s Little Soldiers Q&A: Good Thyngs at the Scotty’s Ball
Scotty’s Little Soldiers discusses the success of the Scotty’s Ball event. Cashless fundraising with Good Thyngs made donations simple.
10th May 2022
DKMS increase support and engagement during their Princess to Queen campaign
DKMS’s donation campaign links to the Jubilee celebrations by highlighting ‘Your donation could help more princesses grow up to be queens’.
26th April 2022
Five ways to fundraise during hybrid events
We look at five ways that charities can collect donations and engage supporters at the same time, with particular focus on doing so during a hybrid event. Whatever event you choose to hold, there’s a solution out there to help you.
11th April 2022
Beatson Rewards is a win-win for everyone!
Beatson Rewards is an incentive that harnesses relationships between the charity’s supporters, partners and sponsors all year round.
6th April 2022
Engage communities with a charity trail that everyone can take part in
Collectable trails are great for community engagement…why not give supporters the tools to set them up at a time and place that suits them?
28th March 2022
Everything you need to know about NFC technology for charities
Are you interested in using NFC technology to connect with your supporters? Here’s a directory of resources to help with your ideas.
25th March 2022
What’s the difference between QR codes and NFC?
While QR codes and Near Field Communication (NFC) can have the same digital journey, there are differences to be considered when including them in your fundraising.
22nd March 2022
MAMA Academy’s fundraising pack for Easter includes a DIY Treasure Hunt game
MAMA Academy incorporated QR codes into their new Easter Egg Treasure Hunt game. It was offered to supporters as an Office Team Building exercise, and fun for individuals, families, schools, and nurseries.
17th March 2022
How to create your own QR code
You can use free QR code generators but you could invite unnecessary risk into your business. Here’s what you need to know…