11 Feb 2016
George Osborne has announced a £15m fund for women’s charities and outlined further awards from Libor fines to various military charities in his Spending Review and Autumn Statement.
The government will not cut funding to the Big Lottery Fund, in a move hailed as a “major win” for the voluntary sector.
Mobile payment company Fonix has announced that it processed over £6.6m worth of text donations for this year’s BBC Children in Need fundraiser.
WaterAid’s latest set of accounts show that the international aid charity’s UK income rose by £10m in the last financial year to £83.6m.
Scotland is likely to have its own system of fundraising regulation which will not include a Fundraising Preference Service, the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations has said.
The move to longer term funding is great; this is one of the biggest complaints we get from the young people that we work with; they often ask "why is it that as soon as they get a project/activity that we like and benefit from, it gets taken away."
The Garfield Weston Foundation, which provides grants and support to charities in the North of England, is expanding its awards programme to the Midlands area.
Major donor fundraising can look like a far-off, but glistening pot of gold. How can charities get to this potential lucrative market? Paul Stein explains how charities can access this revenue steam.
Small charities reacted angrily when they heard the guest list for next week's fundraising summit. Hugh Radojev says their anger is justified, up to a point.
A toy retailer has raised £1m for eight different children’s charities in the UK over the last four years in partnership with digital charity box Pennies.