12 Feb 2015
The chief executive of Camelot has said that reducing the regulation around society lotteries may not actually increase money for good causes, as others have suggested.
A consultation on making the Commission for the Compact a statutory body and the creation of a National Youth Community Service are among the pledges contained in the Labour Party’s 2010 manifesto, released yesterday.
Oxfam is collaborating with the A-list to open "Britain's biggest charity pop-up shop" in the famous Selfridges department store in London. For the first week customers will not only be able to purchase items pre-owned by celebrities, but will be served by them as well.
The founder of bedrooms business Dreams has set up a new charity which is developing a 12-acre property in Buckinghamshire that he hopes will become home to up to 30 different charities.
A US-based charity that has paid over 3,000 female drink and drug addicts to undergo semi-permanent or permanent birth control is making moves to expand into the UK.
I hope this is an example that other medical charities will follow as it is very difficult to explain to the public why there are so many charities for certain causes.
A new model of charity shop that opened in south London last week intends eventually to give its customers the opportunity to choose the organisations that benefit from the takings.
Nothing says Britain quite like a good cup of tea – something the not-for-profit commercial wing of the British armed forces, the NAAFI, (Navy, Army & Air Force Institutes) has chosen to capitalise on in a bid to raise money for Help for Heroes.
Like the Institute of Fundraising, the PFRA is also looking at mapping routes into the voluntary sector through being a face-to-face fundraiser.
The London Marathon Charitable Trust and the London Marathon Ltd have released a damning joint statement in response to a Channel 4 Dispatches programme to be aired tonight, which will claim that up to three-quarters of the funds raised last year by the world’s biggest annual fundraising event never reached good causes.