GOSH Children's Charity to resume telephone fundraising with NTT

GOSH Children's Charity to resume telephone fundraising with NTT

30 Sep 2014 | Jenna Pudelek

Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity has said it will resume telephone fundraising with NTT after an investigation found “no systemic failures” at the agency, which was subject to a probe by Channel 4’s Dispatches that made allegations of poor practice.


GOSH Children's Charity to resume telephone fundraising with NTT

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Help the Hospices rebrands as Hospice UK

Help the Hospices has rebranded to become Hospice UK to better reflect the “breadth, dynamism and flexibility” of modern hospice care.

NSPCC rebrands and moves on from the Full Stop campaign

The NSPCC has rebranded in a bid to turn around its declining income and better convey the work it is doing to prevent child abuse.

Chancellor promises military charity will get £250,000 of Libor fines

George Osborne has pledged a £250,000 donation to the Coldstream Guards Charitable Trust, after visiting a group of Guards cycling 250 miles to raise money for wounded service personnel earlier this month.

UK charities spend bulk of near £400m advertising budget on direct mail

Charities in the UK spent £394m on advertising in 2013 with 61 per cent of the total going on direct mail, according to a new report. 

It is incredibly important that charities raise larger concerns about broader issues, rather than only focusing on the immediate situation.

» Brooks Newmark: charities should keep out of politics

Blue Cross plans to spend £32m to expand services

The Blue Cross veterinary charity plans to spend £32m over the next five years as part of a plan to double the number of animals it supports by 2021, according to its recently published annual accounts.

Olympic Park London

The minister for sport and tourism has announced that the government will be returning £69m of Olympic money to National Lottery distributors.

Action for Children is one of the UK's biggest providers of children's services

Action for Children is planning to boost its investment in fundraising in a bid to offset the vagaries of public sector contract funding.

Richard Hawkes

Most charities would prefer to “moan and whinge about how hard life is” rather than innovate to drive social change, the chief executive of Scope told an audience of social investment specialists yesterday.

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