Author: Kirsty Marrins

Passionate about using digital channels to communicate with and for charities, Kirsty is a freelance digital communications specialist and accredited trainer. A regular blogger for Third Sector and other sector publications, she is always keen to share her experiences and knowledge with others and help them achieve their goals. She has helped hundreds of charity staff hone their social media and digital marketing skills over the years and understand the importance of good content. She is a trustee of the Small Charities Coalition and in 2016 won a CharityComms Inspiring Communicator Award.


How to prepare for your ice bucket challenge moment

With both #nomakeupselfie and #icebucketchallenge happening within six months of each other, it’s only a matter of time before the…


Five free multimedia tools to help engage supporters

Social media has opened up a host of new opportunities to engage with your existing audience and to reach out…


Creating smart targets to help fundraisers raise more

Our data scientists spend a lot of time crunching and analysing numbers. Not just because they’re maths geeks (which they…


Oxfam’s CEO Mark Goldring goes undercover

Transparency is vital if the public are going to continue to support charities. Oxfam’s CEO Mark Goldring took part in…