Episode 2 of The Connected Giving Show airs today

first_img  181 total views,  1 views today Fundraising newsThe Connected Giving Show will feature fundraising news throughout the show, and examples of novel or particularly successful campaigns. For example, Anne Howell, complementary therapist at the Mary Stevens Hospice in Dudley recently joined the charity’s CEO (as he marked his 65th birthday) cycling from Lands end to John O’Groats to raise funds for the charity.In addition the Connected Giving Show will feature some of the latest news exclusively from UK Fundraising, including our coverage of older people getting inked for charity. Tagged with: connected giving Gaming givepenny TV Advertisement Watch live video from givepennyuk on www.twitch.tv Episode 2 of The Connected Giving Show airs today Today will see the second episode of The Connected Giving Show broadcast live. Created by ‘connected giving’ specialists GivePenny, the show is one of the first fundraising-specific video channels.The show host is once again Lee Clark, ‘Founder, Chief Everything Officer and Idea Ninja’ of GivePenny. You can tune it at 4pm today to watch him talk about the Imagine Dragons and Angry Birds collaboration for the Tyler Robinson Foundation.GivePenny is focused on linking the many creative and fun activities that people across the country already engage in to fundraising. The initial focus is on online gaming but they are already expanding to include sporting activities like running, hence their integration with activity app Strava.  Watch The Connected Giving ShowThe Connected Giving Show will be streamed at 4pm via GivePenny’s Twitch channel, Facebook page, and Twitter account. If you can’t watch it live it will the recording will be available on each of those channels.Or watch it here live from 4pm: Howard Lake | 1 October 2018 | News  182 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis3 About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis3 Guests this weekThis episode’s guests are Sara Johnson, Fundraising Manager – Macmillan Birmingham, the Black Country and Staffordshire, and Cheryl Attwood, volunteer for Macmillan Birmingham, the Black Country and Staffordshire.  They will be talking with Lee about The Macbrum Campaign.last_img read more

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Wawa Warns that Data Breach May Have Hit All Locations

first_imgWawa says it fell victim to a “data security incident” which may have collected debit and credit card information from thousands of customers at all the chain’s locations, including Florida.According to a press release, the company’s security team discovered malware on payment processing servers December 10. That threat was contained two days later.The malware affected customer payment card information at potentially all 850 Wawa locations nationwide, beginning on March 4 of this year through December 12.The company says that in-store payments and payments at fuel dispensers were affected, although ATM machines were not.“I want to reassure you that you will not be responsible for any fraudulent charges on your payment cards related to this incident,” Wawa CEO Chris Gheysens states in the press release. “I apologize deeply to all of you, our friends and neighbors, for this incident.Gheysens continues, “You are my top priority and are critically important to all of the nearly 37,000 associates at Wawa. We take this special relationship with you and the protection of your information very seriously. I can assure you that throughout this process, everyone at Wawa has followed our longstanding values and has worked quickly and diligently to address this issue and inform our customers as quickly as possible.”Pennsylvania-based Wawa is in the process of notifying customers individually and is offering free credit card monitoring and identity theft prevention services to anyone whose information may have been collected.If you think you may have been affected, click here for information on protecting your information.last_img read more

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