11 Feb 2016
Face-to-face fundraising agencies Fundraising Initiatives Limited and Person to Person Direct have been placed in administration, with the potential loss of over 300 jobs.
A company with close links to Fundraising Initiatives Ltd, which went into administration on Friday, has applied to become a provider member of the PFRA and has won a contract with the National Deaf Children's Society.
The director of fundraising for St Giles Hospice has died while on a fundraising expedition for the charity in Vietnam.
The challenge isn't with telephone fundraising, direct mail or 'chugging' per se. The challenge is treating donors as people worthy of respect.
NCVO has invited charities to a summit about the future of fundraising regulation to be held on 4 December.
19 Nov 2015
Kids Company chief executive Camila Batmanghelidjh was the Conservatives’ “Big Society poster girl” and ministers were powerless to prevent her getting public funding, former children’s minister Tim Loughton told MPs today.
Olive Cooke, the 92-year-old poppy seller whose suicide triggered a crisis in fundraising regulation, had her details sold on or traded at least 43 times by charities, according to an Independent article.