7 Oct 2014
A partnership between Diabetes UK and Tesco has contributed to an upturn of almost 40 per cent in the charity’s finances, according to its latest accounts.
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.
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.
Charities are not elected, and in their reports and press releases they claim an authority they may/should not enjoy.
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.
Voluntary bodies and the state have become so intertwined that some charity leaders whose organisations receive government grants see themselves as employees of government, an academic told the audience at the Charity Commission’s annual public meeting.
The Charity Commission has opened a statutory inquiry into Worldwide Ummah Aid after concerns that a trustee stopped by police may have been leaving the country with charitable funds.
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