Two-thirds of the public and more than half of existing donors do not believe that charities will only contact them if they have given explicit consent, according to unpublished survey data from NCVO.
Sir Stuart Etherington, chief executive of NCVO, said he was “disappointed” to see Shawcross “underestimating the impact of Brexit”, in a letter to the Financial Times.
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A group of charitable funders including the Baring Foundation, Barrow Cadbury Trust and Lankelly Chase have provided support to an independent inquiry into the future of civil society.
I am not against more effective regulation but the driver for this regulation must be based on sounder footings than just to appease the media because the media will be back with negative stories regardless.
Few of a trustee’s responsibilities are more controversial and challenging than setting pay. Rosie Chapman and Anne Cummins give their views on the duties of the remunerations committee.
Former journalist and political commentator Peter Kellner has been appointed as the new chair of NCVO.
Following a tough year for fundraising, it was decided that the Public Fundraising Association would merge with the Institute of Fundraising in an effort to consolidate their functions. Hugh Radojev talks to the heads of the two organisations.
The charity sector "wasn't strong enough" in response to the media criticism which followed the death of Olive Cooke, Sir Stuart Etherington, chief executive of NCVO, has said.