Recent blogs


Ken's blogs

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


Here, now. Ken’s new book.
Click here for details.
Charlie Hulme, Rob Woods and Joe Jenkins review Storytelling for SOFII, here.
Click here to order .


‘Relationship Fundraising’
changed my life!

Tales from
The Field by the River

Alzheimer’s steals my friend.
Animal intelligence: How dumb are our feathered and
four-legged friends?
The deaf dumb and blind kid. About the eating habits of spiders.
A visit from five white bulls
Rough sex down by the river.
• My all time favourite review,
A lesson in looking.

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

The Tiny series: eight
BIG ideas behind eight
really small books


consultancy and creativity


Announcement regarding the
Change Your Bank campaign, here.


For all Ken’s books click here
or visit The White Lion Press

Ken is also managing trustee for
The Showcase of Fundraising
Innovation and Inspiration.


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Books and articles
by Ken Burnett
Relationship Fundraising
Friends for Life
The 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.
For a taste of Ken’s approach to storytelling, scroll to the foot of the page...

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Articles from the fairly recent past
Ken has written for a variety of magazines, journals, newspapers and websites on both sides of the Altlantic, on international development, fundraising and governance.
• Features, book reviews and opinion pieces from SOFII (also see opposite).
• Ken’s first ever piece of paid journalism, for She Magazine, A Sudan safari.
Recent articles from Nepal. • The Guardian newspapers and websites.
Contributions magazine, USA. • Professional Fundraising magazine, UK.
General articles. •
Provocative, even irritating, but mostly useful blogs.
Copies of many of these articles can be read or downloaded free, just by clicking on the article. Feature articles from seven years of writing for Contributions Magazine, USA. are available free for purchasers of Ken’s books.

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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