The Sean Rigg Surgery Project launched

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Bereaved families protestsource: London Campaign Against Police and State Violence
published: 3 January 2018

The Sean Rigg Project is a monthly police complaint surgery in South London, set up by the London Campaign Against Police and State Violence and StopWatch. Each month, the project provides the local community with assistance and support in making complaints against the police.

It is named after Sean Rigg, a black man who died in custody at Brixton Police Station in 2008 and whose family have fought for justice for the last eight years.

The project aims to combat racist and abusive policing tactics by supporting the local community to make complaints and potentially take legal action. But we need help! The project is run by qualified lawyers and volunteer “buddies”. Continue reading

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Launching a digital marketing campaign on a tight budget

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Marketing Adverts Wordcloudsource: Bootstrap Business
published: July 2017

Beginnings are never easy. This counts double for startups. Everything is in short supply – resources, time and especially money.

There are so many costs that you, as an owner, must think about – salaries, electricity bills, the Internet, taxes and the list goes on.

So, by the time you come to your marketing budget, money has mostly already been either spent or reserved for something else.

This is why you should consider launching a digital marketing campaign. However, this does not mean you won’t spend any money. It simply means you will be able to afford it and still get good a conversion rate.

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MyDonate from BT

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BT MyDonateMyDonate is a not-for-profit, online fundraising service for UK charities from BT. This service provides a secure, easy-to-use way for millions of people to raise money for their favourite charity.

BT invests at least 1% of its corporate pre-tax profits in society each year.

At the end of March 2013, BT’s investment in society amounted to just over £27m over the previous 12 months – a combination of direct funding and in-kind support. This equates to 1.12% of our pre-tax profits.

Providing services such as MyDonate makes good use of our technology and communications expertise.

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