9 Mar 2015
A survey conducted by nfpSynergy has found that Britons prefer to shop at charity shops rather than using online marketplaces like eBay or Gumtree.
The government is pinning its hopes on technology being the catalyst to prompt more giving of both time and money, in its Giving Green Paper published last week.
The UK government has pledged £40m to help alleviate an estimated £64m shortfall in the UN’s disaster fund following a year which saw a reported 263 million people devastated by natural disasters.
A charity which provided flights in a World War II airplane to sick and terminally ill children invalidated its insurance by failing to ensure the plane had the appropriate certificate of airworthiness, a Charity Commission inquiry has found.
Charity Finance was (and is) a truly proper read for anyone working in this industry. It was like Daniel himself - decent, informative, full of integrity and with a sprinkling of humour to lighten the load.
The RSPCA has won its appeal over the legacy of George Mason, and will receive more than two-thirds of the £1m will.
The Funding Commission’s suggestion that private giving could be increased by £11.3bn via a mere £12.2m investment is “far too optimistic”, according to New Philanthropy Capital.
The Wellcome Trust, the UK’s largest investment charity, recorded an 11.1 per cent return in the year to September 2010, meaning it has now offset the losses it incurred in 2007/08.
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