Social charity spy: Cancer Research and #wewillunite
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Social charity spy: Cancer Research and #wewillunite

23 Jan 2015 | Fundraising

In this week’s look at charities that are making a noise on social media and helping their campaigns go viral we look at Cancer Research's #wewillunite campaign.

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The Big Lottery Fund has awarded £150m to a new community grantmaking foundation to help individuals transform their local neighbourhoods.

NPC: Fundraising methods do not affect trust in charities

How charities spend their money and what they do are more of a concern for the public than fundraising methods, according to a poll carried out by Ipsos Mori for the think tank NPC.

The Big Society Old Boys' Network

The Big Society Network was set up to help deliver David Cameron’s Big Society vision. But its close links to the government – and the ease with which it won public money – means the concept is now discredited. By Tania Mason.

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