PayPal Giving Fund announces partnership worth over £1m a year to UK charities

PayPal Giving Fund announces partnership worth over £1m a year to UK charities 2

7 Oct 2015 | Hugh Radojev

PayPal Giving Fund has announced that it has opened a new fundraising platform with digital storefront Humble Bundle which allows gamers to donate to charity when they buy titles.


PayPal Giving Fund announces partnership worth over £1m a year to UK charities

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Government contracts should prevent charities from campaigning, Tory conference told

Government departments should place clauses in all charity contracts preventing organisations from using public money to campaign, the Conservative Party Conference heard yesterday.

Partnership between Sky and World Wildlife Fund ends after raising over £9m

A partnership between World Wildlife Fund and Sky has ended after raising over £9m since 2009, with the charity saying it has safeguarded a billion trees in the Amazon in the process.

Prince Charles speaking at the British Asian Trust annual dinner

Richard Hawkes, former chief executive of Scope, has landed a new job as chief executive of the British Asian Trust, one of Prince Charles' charities.

Rob Wilson accepts all of the Etherington Review proposals on fundraising regulation

The Cabinet Office has announced that it has accepted all of the proposals made in the Etherington Review, including the Fundraising Preference Service, as part of a crackdown on "unethical" fundraising.

Why shouldn't charities pay celebrities if they consider it a good investment?

» Barnardo's defends plans to pay Made in Chelsea star £3,000 to endorse campaign

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A levy on plastic bags in supermarkets, which comes into force today, will raise more than £70m per year for charities, according government estimates.

Institute of Fundraising invites members to take survey on proposed Fundraising Preference Service

The Institute of Fundraising has called on its members to share their thoughts on the proposed Fundraising Preference Service by taking a survey on its website.

CAF and John Major hail £12bn raised through gift aid

More than £60bn has been donated under gift aid in the 25 years since its introduction, according to analysis by the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF).

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London's Air Ambulance has confirmed that it has acquired a second medical helicopter, after raising more than £4m. 

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