After several months of preparation and just over two weeks of calling, the Magdalene Telephone Campaign has drawn to a close for 2017. I'm delighted to inform that we raised £288,852.71 over the phone and over two-thirds of the Members we spoke with decided to make a gift. That makes this particular Telephone Campaign one [...]
Happy Friday from all our fantastic Telephone Campaign Student Callers!
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I was somewhat apprehensive in the week prior to the launch of the Telephone Campaign. Lured by the prospect of good pay, free accommodation and the chance to crack on with some work, I decided to sign up earlier on in the term. Yet despite the clusters of voicemail messages from time to time, my [...]
The first thing that normally comes to mind when the telephone campaign is mentioned is, 'so you're calling people to ask for money?'. And that is in part true, however fundraising is only a small part of our efforts. A significant element is genuinely finding out how our alumni are doing, and what they've been [...]