7 Oct 2014
The Transparency of Lobbying, Non-party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Act 2014 comes into force today, which limits the amount charities can spend on campaigning in the lead-up to the general election.
The Motor Neurone Disease Association has raised £6.8m from the viral fundraising craze the ice bucket challenge, while Macmillan raised £4.5m.
The Disasters Emergency Committee and its member agencies raised £102m through two appeals in the last year, according to its latest annual report.
Our weekly round-up of outlandish and interesting information collected from the corners of the charity sector.
It is incredibly important that charities raise larger concerns about broader issues, rather than only focusing on the immediate situation.
A quarter of a billion pounds has been raised by London Marathon runners in the past five years, according to event sponsor, Virgin Money.
A new fundraising showcase website has been launched this week to give fundraisers better access to resources.
Medecins Sans Frontieres has shared this heartwarming video of an Ebola patient who has defied the odds and has also entertained fellow patients with his dancing.
Charities have driven down the cost of giving, meaning it’s never been cheaper to change the world. Mark Phillips explains why it’s a problem.
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