Author Archives: Rosaline Jenkins

Rosaline Jenkins

About Rosaline Jenkins

Ros is NCVO's lead in Sustainable Funding, promoting a more sustainable, suitable and strategic approach to generating income of all kinds - donations, grants, contracts and trading. @RosJTweets

Being human: It’s a challenge for starting new trading ideas

The role of human psychology in undermining planning new trading ideas, and how to guard against it Continue reading

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Sustainable funding round-up: February 2016

A round up of the new reports, resources and ideas in funding and fundraising Continue reading

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Sustainable funding round-up – January: Across the income spectrum

Useful information and updates about funding, fundraising and income generation for charities. Continue reading

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Is there a monster under your bed? Trustees, fundraising and finances

What charities can learn about governance from free schools, individual responsibility requirements and advice from an organisation at the centre of a financial scandal Continue reading

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How number crunching is killing good decision making in fundraising

Fundraising ethics in the UK: The problems of using numbers to make fundraising decisions Continue reading

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Charging for services, trading and ethics (put a poka-yoke in your pipeline)

NCVO's recent report shows that fees charged by charities for services has been a significant source of income growth. But what are the ethical implications? Continue reading

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It’s cool for cats – reflections on storytelling, psychology and fundraising

Storytelling, behavioural economics, community engagement and how big charities nurture their philanthropists. Continue reading

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Welcome to the new financial year. Have you dusted off your crystal ball?

How charities can deal with uncertainty in fundraising Continue reading

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Let’s not bother fundraising at all: the rather surprising closing message from the NCVO Funding Conference 2015

Thoughts from NCVO's Funding Conference 2015 Continue reading

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When the grants run out: how we’re keeping the Sustainable Funding legacy going

How NCVO has developed the Certificate in Sustainable Funding Continue reading

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