26 Nov 2014
The Advertising Standards Agency has ruled that an advert from the Health Lottery promoting an online direct debit offer cannot be shown as it is irresponsible and encourages gambling.
A bill designed to simplify and consolidate charity legislation will not be passed before the election, but the Charity Law Association will lobby for its reintroduction under the next government.
Everyclick has now raised more than £1m for charities.
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.
The Fundraising Standards Board has slashed its marketing budget to £35,000 this financial year in order to ensure it breaks even without any further government funding, according to its chief executive Alistair McLean.
This month v was announced as the partner for Gordon Brown’s pet youth volunteering vision of all teenagers completing 50 hours of volunteering before the age of 19. Stefan Margselia talks to Tracey Herald, head of strategic policy and development at v, about the scheme.
The Social Enterprise Mark is to be rolled out nationally next week, despite a local pilot significantly failing to meet its membership target.