Category Archives: Corporate

Salesforce, strategy support and YOU!

If you’re a local UK charity, mark the 16th December in your calendars! Why? It’s Local Charities Day, a UK government day when small, local charities rightfully get the spotlight. To support your great work, we’re teaming up with Salesforce.org to match YOU with professionals from the biggest tech and service companies.   Plus, with support from the Office for Civil Society, it’s 100% free!   Each local charity will be paired with business experts to receive invaluable feedback and

As a charity employee, can I get a mentor?

Today is #GoodNewsFriday and this week we delve into our Personal Development mentoring programme which is devoted to maximizing the leadership skills of small charities by providing their staff members with a mentor (from the corporate sector) who can share their own extensive and varied expertise in the corporate sector with the charity with the aim of helping the charity staff develop their skills and abilities and as well as building organisational capacity. For this programme, we at GlobalGiving UK partnered with Salesforce and linked

£220 worth of skilled volunteering in an hour? The power of #MicroDay!

Today is Microvolunteering Day, championing the BIG impact of bitesize online volunteering action. As long-time supporters of Microvolunteering via our online platform, GlobalGivingTIME, today has been a busy day for all of us here at GlobalGiving UK. We’ve been live tweeting all of the action (@GGTIMEUK – make sure to follow us) and it’s been fantastic to see so much excitement around #MicroDay. To celebrate, we challenged ourselves to a #MicroDay GlobalGivingTIME Hackathon. The aim: to answer as many non-profit micro