Cold calling amounted for ‘very little’ of the work at defunct agency GoGen

Cold calling amounted for ‘very little’ of the work at defunct agency GoGen

3 Sep 2015 | Hugh Radojev

A former GoGen employee has said that cold calling made up “very little” of the work that he and some 400 others were doing on behalf of charities at the time the agency collapsed. 


Cold calling amounted for ‘very little’ of the work at defunct agency GoGen

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Sally Cupitt

Sally Cupitt explains why the evaluation of grant funding by charities needs to be more flexible and innovative. 

Julia Grant, chief executive, Impetus-PEF

Impetus-PEF has announced its largest ever venture philanthropy funding package, worth nearly £8m to three youth charities.

RSPCA to review its use of supporter data after latest Daily Mail article

The RSPCA has said that it will conduct a full review into its use of supporters' data after the Daily Mail accused the charity of paying “investigators to assess how much money donors might leave in their wills”.

FRSB and ICO will investigate after Daily Mail makes fresh claims about charities selling contact lists

The Fundraising Standards Board and information regulator have both said that they will investigate "concerning" allegations in today's Daily Mail about charities selling a dementia sufferer's contact details to catalogue scammers.

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.

» Daniel Phelan dies, aged 58

Lost donations

Charities that "pester" donors by phone and email are putting people off donating to the tune of £1bn a year, according to a survey.

Charity bike ride to expand to Bristol and Liverpool in 2016

Nightrider, a charity fundraising bike ride, has announced that it will be expanding into two further cities, adding Bristol and Liverpool alongside its original London event.

Commission amends guidance in relation to telephone fundraising

The Charity Commission has amended its guidance on telephone fundraising to make it clear that all charities who use the practice must comply with data protection legislation.

Camilla Batmanghelidjh

Kids Company closed in August, following a turbulent year including child sex abuse allegations, accusations of financial mismanagement and the forced resignation of its chief executive.

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