10 Sep 2015
The Etherington Review of fundraising self-regulation has today published a list of questions for charities which wish to respond, and has set a date of 14 August to receive replies.
The National Garden Scheme has raised a total of £15m for Macmillan Cancer Support over 30 years, becoming the largest single donor in the charity’s history.
Around 17 per cent of people aged over 60 say they have included a charitable donation in their wills, according to recent research - more than twice the number of people who have historically left a legacy.
Cancer Research UK has announced that Ed Aspel will replace Richard Taylor as executive director of fundraising at the charity.
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.
The City Bridge Trust, a London-based charitable foundation, has announced it will increase its grant-giving from around £15m a year to around £20m a year for each of the next three years.
Good young fundraisers are worth their weight in gold, yet as Hannah-Polly Williams discovered at Fundraising First Thing, the sector still has work to do when it comes to retaining them.
Giving investment bankers sweets and sending them a personalised email from the chief executive more than triples the chances of them donating a day’s salary to charity, according to a report published yesterday.
Telephone fundraising agency GoGen has announced plans to stop trading and close all four of its offices, with the loss of 485 jobs.