10 Mar 2014
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela 1918 - 2013.
Arts organisations secured record levels of voluntary investment in the last financial year but contributions from businesses were down, according to a new report.
Charities are performing well on donor care but are struggling with accountability and transparency, according to early results from a new online benchmarking survey facility.
Charity lotteries can now raise up to £4m - double the previous maximum amount allowed - after a change to the Gambling Act 2005 was passed in parliament.
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.
One of Britain’s best-loved wits has become an unwitting fundraiser, as Stephen Fry’s prolific Twitter page prompts an explosion of donations to the father of a sick child.
The Scottish SPCA has accused the RSPCA of breaching Institute of Fundraising guidelines and launched a campaign alleging that the latter charity is “stealing” from Scottish animals in need.
Three Christian organisations have launched separate and individual advertising campaigns following that created by the atheist bus campaign.
The NSPCC’s fundraising chief has said the UK financial crisis is as desperate as the Gaza situation, as the charity launches a new ‘emergency appeal’ aimed at raising £2m.