NetAid, the ambitious online fundraising and campaigning initiative, was branded a "flop" in today's The Times. Media correspondent Paul McCann writes that "the series of rock concerts broadcast on the Internet last month, attracted only £625,000 in online donations."
Free charity ISP Care4free has launched a major online auction for the BBC Children in Need appeal which runs on Friday. The auction is hosted by Yahoo! UK and Ireland, and features an impressive range of 134 celebrity items and VIP days out.
Harrods is celebrating its 150th anniversary with an online auction of designer teddy bears in aid of the British Red Cross. Hosted at Ibidlive, with bids handled by EarthPort.com, the auction concludes with a live auction at Harrods on 29 October.