Reclaiming our shared history of charitable campaigning

Reclaiming our shared history of charitable campaigning

2 Sep 2015 | Governance | Andrew Purkis

Andrew Purkis demonstrates how a rich history of charitable campaigning has shaped society.


Reclaiming our shared history of charitable campaigning

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Julia Grant, chief executive, Impetus-PEF

Impetus-PEF has announced its largest ever venture philanthropy funding package, worth nearly £8m to three youth charities.

RSPCA to review its use of supporter data after latest Daily Mail article

The RSPCA has said that it will conduct a full review into its use of supporters' data after the Daily Mail accused the charity of paying “investigators to assess how much money donors might leave in their wills”.

Charity sector workforce grows by almost 45,000

The charity sector workforce has grown by almost 45,000 over the course of a year, according to the latest accounts and annual returns filed with the Charity Commission in the year to June 2015.


The recent closure of the British Association for Adopting and Fostering was down to a £650,000 overspend as a result of a Department for Education contract, former staff have claimed.

The challenge isn't with telephone fundraising, direct mail or 'chugging' per se. The challenge is treating donors as people worthy of respect.

» It's time to cut telephone fundraisers some slack

Major James Cowan, chief executive, Halo Trust

The Halo Trust's chief executive, James Cowan, explains why the charity made payments to trustees and says this was not why Angelina Jolie resigned from the board.

Mike Clarke

Mike Clarke, chief executive, explains why campaigning to protect the common good has always been at the heart of the RSPB’s activities.

Robert Mackenzie

Robert Mackenzie advises on how to protect your charity against technology and data fraud.

Change, what does it mean?

Patrick Nash explains what transformational change can mean to charities and how to go about it.

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