Legacy income rises 9.8 per cent, finds benchmark survey

Legacy income rises 9.8 per cent, finds benchmark survey

2 Mar 2015 | Stephen Cotterill
Tags: Legacies

Like-for-like legacy income among large charities is up 9.8 per cent in the year to December 2014, according to a survey by analyst Legacy Foresight.


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Evening Standard £1m fundraising campaign to fund local micro-grants

The new London Evening Standard £1m fundraising which asks Londoners to help combat poverty in the city will go towards funding small local groups.

Big Lottery Fund launches £30m youth fund

The Big Lottery Fund has launched a £30m funding programme to offer support to young carers, young people leaving youth offending institutions and young people leaving care.

Cameron launches youth national citizen service

The government will start voluntary national citizen service for 16 year olds next summer.

Sherrington promoted in Good Agency restructure

Matthew Sherrington, a new recruit to The Good Agency, has taken over the leadership of the agency amid a wider reshuffle of the management team.

He was just so nice - an over used word, but I can only ever see Daniel with a smile on his face. Genuine, wickedly funny, intelligent, oozing with foresight and interest.

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IoF announces new trustees and fellows

The Institute of Fundraising has announced the appointment of four new trustees and five new fellows.

PFRA officially endorses the word 'chugger'

The Public Fundraising Regulatory Association has officially endorsed the word ‘chugger’ by announcing it will use it in engagement with stakeholders, “when appropriate”.

Fundraising sector divided over campaign strategy

A meeting of fundraising sector representatives earlier this month that aimed to make progress on the shape of a sector-wide public-facing campaign to boost giving, ended without any clear conclusion after differences about the strategic direction could not be resolved.

Microsoft billionaire donation part of Gates' campaign to improve giving

Less than two months after Bill and Melinda Gates, with their friend Warren Buffet, challenged the wealthiest people in the US to give away the bulk of their money to charity, the billionaires are starting to roll in.

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