13 Mar 2014
NCVO and the Charities Aid Foundation have ditched their annual co-produced philanthropy report, UK Giving, after the 2012 report prompted much criticism within the charity sector.
Tobin Aldrich has been told that the key to breaking the US fundraising market is lots of events. He explains why he thinks events are bad fundraising.
Research has shown that a fifth of adults are more likely to remember a charity in their will if they are prompted by a solicitor, more than 50 per cent more than the proportion who would leave a legacy unprompted.
Liz Monks has left the Alzheimer’s Society as director of fundraising, electing to concentrate on her new family.
The Office for Civil Society has won backing from the Treasury for a new fund, hoped to be worth around £40m, to help voluntary organisations which are in danger of closure.
I would support the involvement of stakeholders in the debate on pay but it does also need to involve chairs as they are the ones who understand the realisties of hiring the quality of staff that charities need to prosper.
Breast cancer charity CoppaFeel! will feature on The Sun’s Page Three every Tuesday for the next six months, as part of a new £1.5m campaign to raise awareness of breast cancer.
A £10m Big Lottery grant fund to help charities and social enterprises access social investment has been launched today after a nine-month delay.
The Advertising Standards Authority has received more than 100 complaints about Pancreatic Cancer Action’s controversial "I wish I had breast cancer" campaign, as the charity announced that the face of the advert died at the weekend.
25 Mar 2014