18 Sep 2014
Face-to-face fundraising is not the most popular of fundraising forms, it has to be said. But a community in Norfolk has lumped poor old street fundraisers with public urination and prostitution as local public nuisance.
The Lloyds Banking Group has moved to cancel its covenant with the Lloyds TSB Foundation for Scotland, initiating a nine-year notice period.
Bispham’s Trinity Hospice has apologised for spending £50,000 of donations on seven pieces of artwork.
Great news, I have a terrible fondness for Sir Terry, he really has his heart in the right place, they fund some great stuff, their evaluation reporting really has become cutting edge.
The Institute for Fundraising has called on the government and opposition parties to commit to promoting fundraising in their upcoming election manifestos through a three-point action plan.
Most charities expect the near future to hold further drops in income, but anxiety over cashflow has lessened as the recession came to a close.
The RSPCA has lost a High Court battle over a disputed will worth nearly £1m.
The Big Lottery Fund has denied an accusation by Navca chief Kevin Curley that the promised capital funding stream for community buildings will merely be part of the £100m Reaching Communities fund.