Open brings the right people together to change the world. We crunch numbers and tell stories in order to create and nurture relationships between charities and the people who support them.

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Have Ideas, Will Travel
It's been quite a couple of weeks here at Open – or rather not here at Open. Because our ideas and our teams have been out an about in force.

First up, there was the launch of Unicef's War on
Aw shucks...
People (not just my mum) have been saying some very lovely things about our 2019 Charity Benchmarks Report. So we're allowing ourselves a quick not-humblebrag and a reminder that you can get a copy of the
Looking Both Ways
This Thursday we'll publish the second edition of Charity Benchmarks – which we do in happy partnership with Allan Freeman. You can sign up to get a copy of the report HERE.

I wish I could say that
Happy Birthday Everyone!
 

As per about this time for the whole of the previous decade, we're shutting early to celebrate Open's birthday. Our resident chefs will cook, our resident DJs will play and our resident
Why we give (a-thon)
Here at Open, we have a little tradition – once a year we each give £1,000 to the charity or charities of our choice. Then we gather together for an afternoon of sharing, storytelling, laughing and

Our work

The Bees Need You


Friends of the Earth wanted to diversify their pool of regular givers. To do that, we needed to reach a brand-new audience with a brand-new offer – something eye-catching, tangible and ‘itchy’ enough
Be proud. Be sexy. Be safe.

Following the success of their World AIDS Day fundraising, Terrence Higgins Trust (THT) wanted a strategy and creative proposition that could recruit regular givers, at scale and year-round.

We
Nets Now


When it comes to getting response, you need an itch and a scratch – a problem that upsets you and a way of relieving that problem that feels good.

So when Christian Aid asked us to help them develop a
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