7 Oct 2014
Are you having tough conversations with colleagues in finance to secure investment in fundraising? Or has finance already won and you’re putting short-term targets over long-term strategy? By Jenna Pudelek.
The Institute of Fundraising is planning to replicate its ‘snitch on bad DM’ campaign in the arena of challenge events, by encouraging local residents to report fundraisers’ bad behaviour to the Fundraising Standards Board.
The response of aid agencies to last week’s Haiti earthquake has been typical, in an impressive sort of way; fast, public, efficient. But in this disaster, for the first time, charities have taken on a new role.
A leading Conservative website claims that the voluntary sector’s ‘dependency’ on statutory funding undermines its credibility as ‘voluntary’.
It is incredibly important that charities raise larger concerns about broader issues, rather than only focusing on the immediate situation.
More than £23m has been donated to the Disasters Emergency Committee appeal for the Haiti earthquake victims. The total includes phone and online donations only.
An Oxfam worker is one of the tens of thousands killed in the Haiti earthquake this week.
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