Hitting its fifth anniversary, the Big Knitathon is back this month inviting new and experienced knitters to help raise funds for Big Issue vendors.
This Saturday, Memphis will be partying at the Under One Roof cookout, concert and celebration for the vendors of The Bridge street paper.
INSP delegates learned about what funders want during our summit in Athens yesterday. Our own Zoe Greenfield chaired the incredibly useful session, and shares the top five tips she learned.
Overwhelming public support saw the Vancouver street paper raise enough money to fund an in-depth investigation into ending homelessness… in just 36 hours!
TagesSatz brought in thousands by making it easy for supermarket shoppers to donate. Now they can take vendors on trips and buy them Christmas presents.
Homeless World Cup fans can now display their support for the tournament, whilst raising money to support its work, with designer T-shirts from social business Hopeful Traders. PLUS! Find out what the tournament will look like in Glasgow.
Swedish street paper Faktum is hitting a high note this month with a unique covers album featuring the country’s top musicians – and one of its own vendors.
Time is running out to sign up for The Big London Night Walk 2016! Stephen Robertson, CEO of The Big Issue Foundation, tells INSP why the event is crucial to raising awareness of homelessness and rough sleeping in London.
It’s been three months since the INSP’s Global Street Paper Summit in Seattle and street papers around the world are starting to put the lessons they learned into action.
UPDATE: We’re happy to report that this project has been fully funded. A Washington DC street paper is tapping into the creativity and sales experience of its vendors to help them start their own digital […]
During Brandon Finn’s punishing 400km run from Johannesburg to Hattingspruit in the South African province of Kwazulu-Natal, the first hour on day eight was the toughest. His lungs burned with each breath, his legs felt like lead […]
‘Tis the season to be jolly … but it’s also the season to spare a thought for the thousands of people around the world who will spend the lead up to Christmas out in the […]
By Zoe Greenfield Last week I attended the Institute of Fundraising Scottish Conference 2014 in Glasgow. This was an interesting role reversal for me, as I organise INSP’s annual conference. The ambitious programme over two […]