NCVO and the Third Sector Research Centre are to create a data resource to track ten years of voluntary sector finances.
Members of Localgiving, the online fundraising platform, will get free or discounted membership to NCVO, as part of new partnership arrangements between the two organisations.
Society Diary: NCVO takes on Brand, charity collection racism row, and something nothing like Futurebuilders
Our weekly round-up of outlandish and interesting information collected from the corners of the charity sector.
18 Mar 2015
Charity sector leaders have said while the Budget includes some welcome giveaways, it does not tackle structural problems for the sector or mention several previously promised measures, especially a £40m Local Sustainability Fund.
He was just so nice - an over used word, but I can only ever see Daniel with a smile on his face. Genuine, wickedly funny, intelligent, oozing with foresight and interest.
Sector leaders have welcomed Chancellor George Osborne’s Budget announcement that the government will extend a VAT refund scheme to blood bike charities.
Deregulating society lotteries would be a mistake, according to Acevo’s response to the government’s calls for evidence on lotteries.
For all the opportunities the Social Value Act promises, there is little evidence it is helping charities and social enterprises win contracts, says Charlie Wigglesworth.
NCVO has said that there is not enough evidence available to agree with the Institute of Fundraising’s call to substantially increase the size of society lotteries.