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Charity says "thanks, that's enough for now"

Charity says "thanks, that's enough for now"

In a remarkably frank move, housing charity Botton Village has asked its donors to stop giving money as it now has enough.

This commendable step, highly unusual in the charity sector, comes after a series of particularly successful appeals. The charity acknowledges that donors’ money could be better spent supporting other charities, in particular 10 related charities known together as the Camphill Village Family.

Read Botton Village tells donors: ‘Don’t give us any more, we’ve enough’ at Professional Fundraising.

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.

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