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Ken’s blogs:
stories about fundraising,
the donor experience and
the meaning of life.

The 34 essential foundations of fundraising.
• Giving donors choices: a fundraising preference service from 1986.
Who’d want to live next door to a lapsed donor?
Plus 4 more on the donor experience


Introduction to the
future of fundraising
5-part series


Charlie Hulme, Rob Woods and Joe Jenkins review Storytelling for SOFII, here.
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consultancy and creativity


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• Relationship Fundraising • Friends for LifeThe Zen of Fundraising
• Tiny Essentials of an Effective Volunteer Board • How to Produce Inspiring Annual Reports • The Field by the River (hardback, softback and kindle)
And the latest, • Storytelling Can Change the World.

Ken’s books
Just reprinted: secrets of the would-be influencer’s most vital skill
Order Storytelling can change the world here, £19 .95 (US$ 29.00, €25.60) +P&P.
To review why you might want to buy it, have a look here, here and here.

To order or have a look at any of Ken’s other books, click here.

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STOP PRESS: two special features on Ken’s work from top US journal
Advancing Philanthropy. Click on the image above to download the first, on relationship fundraising. The second, on storytelling, will be available soon.

Current and recent feature articles
• Features, case histories, book reviews and opinion pieces on SOFII.
Five tales fromThe Field by the River, starting with rough sex down by the river.
• ‘How Relationship Fundraising changed my life
, a review by Craig Linton.
• Articles from The Guardian newspapers and websites and Contributions magazine, USA. •
Ken’s current blogs. • Earlier blogs.Ken’s archive, including his first ever piece of paid journalism, for She Magazine, A Sudan safari.

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Hugely generous Tiny gesture from The White Lion Press

Special offer: £59.60 +P&P for all eight TINY books (£20.00 off)

Don’t delay. To review any or all of the books or to order your set, click here.
But hurry! For news of the fire which has destroyed 80 per cent of WLP book, see here.

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Our French house Kermarquer is now sold. See what you missed here and here.