7 Jul 2015
A phone call made on behalf of Breast Cancer Campaign twice breached the Code of Fundraising Practice, and potentially breached the Data Protection Act, a Fundraising Standards Board adjudication has ruled.
The government will "bring forward measures to address issues in the charity sector" following the death of poppy seller Olive Cooke, leader of the House of Commons Chris Grayling has said.
Channel 4 current affairs programme Dispatches is considering another investigation into fundraising, following allegations in the national press that 92-year-old Olive Cooke was "hounded to death" by charities.
While awareness weeks in the voluntary sector might seem somewhat 'old fashioned', a flexible PR approach can still ensure their effectiveness, explains Macmillan's head of media Emma Guise of Macmillan.
The Fundraising Standards Board has published the terms of reference for an investigation into both the case of Olive Cooke and wider fundraising practices, and promised an interim report in early June.
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.
A British Heart Foundation campaign to fund new research into heart defects has raised £25m over the last four years, the charity announced today.
Some 20 per cent of charities do not accept donations via their own websites, and 38 per cent are not able to receive text donations, according to a report from Barclays.
Charities with retail operations are now invited to respond to the 24th annual Charity Shops Survey, the most comprehensive study into the state of the shops sector.
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