18 Sep 2014
The Charity Commission has banned the League Against Cruel Sports from using an advert which highlighted the letters "Cruel Tory" in its slogan, deeming it too political.
The press are in a snow flurry over the UK’s favourite water-cooler subject – the weather. From panic-buyers emptying superstores to revellers being trapped all night in pubs by snow and the UK running out of gas by Sunday, the media has milked every angle of the cold snap possible. But the Metro’s charity angle has taken it a bit too far, even by tabloid standards.
Civil Society is searching for two new bloggers in a nationwide competition to find fresh voices in the sector.
The NCVO pay panel addresses a problem that doesn't exist -- setting up a straw man to beat to a pulp -- and has by its mere existence made it seem that a deep, dark scandal is brewing within the charitable sector. It would have been far better to greet phony media muck-raking with the scornful silence it deserved. Thanks for nothing, folks.
Acevo and the NHS Partners Network have successfully lobbied for an inquiry into a Primary Care Trust’s decision to only accept tenders for running its community services from NHS organisations.
The Charity Awards 2010 is now open for entries. Now in its 11th year, the Charity Awards recognise excellence in the leadership and management of charities. The Awards provide a perfect opportunity for you to propel your charity’s work into the spotlight, to influence policymakers and funders and to boost the morale of your staff and stakeholders.
This month, Fundraising releases the findings of the first survey of those people in the top fundraising positions in the top 100 charities by income. In what will be an annual tracking study we discover who exactly is in charge of filling the purses at the UK’s largest charities. vibeka mair reports from behind the director’s chair
Want to raise your charity’s profile for free? Announce you are being abolished... Last week saw two stories getting a lot of PR coverage: the announcement of the possible abolition of cheques and the retirement of Terry Wogan from the Radio 2 breakfast show. Whilst Tel’s retirement was always going to be big news I am surprised at the huge amount of publicity around cheques.
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