From Me to You internship opportunity

From Me to You is a campaign encouraging people to write letters to friends with cancer. Receiving letters from friends and family helps keep people connected at a time when they feel most disconnected. The campaign’s founders are looking for a PR intern to help promote the cause.

The awareness day paradox

The truth is, there are too many awareness days to remember them all. Jessica Kieran asks how effective they are now there are so many in the calendar that we can’t pay attention to them all.

A life-changing experience

Sonja Heineck reports on her time as volunteer marketing manager at a bush school and wildlife orphanage in South Africa. The post is now open for applicants able to work for twelve months from February 2017.

The tough life of charities

The public and the media have become more critical of charities. The House of Commons Public Administration Committee has condemned the fundraising activities of many. Chris Rogers discusses the reputational challenges facing organisations in the third sector.

Call for contributions on charity PR

Guest editor Paula Keaveney introduces a forthcoming special issue on charity PR with a call for contributions from students and practitioners.