9 Mar 2015
A benchmark survey produced by sector analyst Legacy Foresight indicates that like-for-like legacy income in the year to December 2014 is up 9.8 per cent on the same period last year.
The average number of full-time fundraisers in arts organisations has fallen by more than half just as the sector fears for a particularly punishing lot of government cutbacks after the election.
Stephen Pidgeon sought to defuse the row between the Institute of Fundraising and the face-to-face community over a comment he made on a YouTube video promoting an Institute direct marketing event, by issuing a public apology – of sorts – at the start of the day’s proceedings.
Yesterday Dame Suzi Leather issued a warning to charities that much will change when present contractual arrangements end in 2011. She is right, and for more reasons than she gave.
The government paved the way for more cross-border donating today as it announced in its 2010 Budget report that UK charity tax reliefs will be extended to charities and amateur sports clubs in Europe, Norway and Iceland.
Why shouldn't charities pay celebrities if they consider it a good investment?
Gordon Brown’s pet compulsory youth volunteering project has kicked off today with the announcement of £16m for five pilot projects over two years that will establish ways to get all young people aged 14 to 19 volunteering for 50 hours.
The Westminster City Partnership has ended ten years of partnership with the voluntary sector, by voting to relegate voluntary and community representatives to a powerless advisory role with no voting rights.
A Times article last weekend that encouraged the public not to give money to face-to-face fundraisers based its story on two-year-old Intelligent Giving blog entries and significantly misrepresented a senior figure from New Philanthropy Capital, the organisation claims.
In preparation for a predicted haemorrhaging of public funding to the arts, Arts & Business has launched a multi-pronged campaign to boost the sector’s capacity to attract private philanthropy.
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