From clicktivism to activism

I’m really looking forward to attending Be Good Be Social in my dual roles: – I’m the Product manager for Blackbaud in our European markets and as a sponsor we’re really excited to get involved. We believe we can help in this space but equally that we’ve a lot to learn and this is a great place to start. – As the Chair of the Cumbernauld House Trust, which is a brand new charity, which has been born out of a Facebook... Read More

my thoughts on the first #begoodbesocial

Who thought being good and being social would be so tiring. I’m knackered after Wednesday night but also incredibly excited about what #BeGoodBeSocial can become. I had feared that having 50 people at the first event would mean it would become just another social media event  – pack ’em in, lecture to them and send them home. Instead, and these are Stuart Glen’s words not mine, ‘this felt different’. While we still... Read More

It’s more than just clicktivism

Heya, I’m Sara Thomas, and I’m a fundraiser at MND Scotland. We provide care and information for people affected by Motor Neurone Disease in Scotland, and also fund research into the disease. What I’m looking forward to most about the BeGoodBeSocial event on the 27th, in all honesty, is meeting everyone. I’m looking forward to the conversations about the challenges you face when you’re a few steps down the line, and to getting inspiration... Read More