Text messaging tested as supporter tool by National Blood Service

Text messaging tested as supporter tool by National Blood Service Howard Lake | 9 February 2001 | News The National Blood Service has tested text messaging from mobile ‘phones as a method of communicating with donors.The text message trial to students at five universities resulted in blood donor levels growing by 32%. The National Blood Service now plans to extend the project nationally by the end of 2001.Charities looking to test the medium have a maximum of 150 characters in which to get their message across. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake 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 and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.  13 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis read more