13 Nov 2014
The BeatBullying Group lost out on major sources of funding in 2013, exacerbating its cashflow problems, and warned staff that they could be made redundant as a result.
In the first of a series of articles on the future of the voluntary sector, published exclusively by Civil Society News in the lead up to a new book by Civil Exchange, Nicholas Deakin says the sector must fight to establish its own vision or risk becoming an arm of government.
George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer, has been criticised for having an outdated view of the sector after he accused charities of being “anti-business” during a speech last week.
Voluntary sector organisations and social enterprises will deliver more than two thirds of National Citizen Service contracts between 2015 and 2018, the NCS Trust has announced.
The Fundraising Standards Board has upheld a complaint against the agency GoGen over a telephone fundraising call made to a woman with dementia.
Surely a more accurate one-line representation of this study is that 6 out of 10 people DO stop for charity fundraisers?
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew has appointed a contractor to carry out a £24m restoration project on its Temperate House - the world’s largest remaining Victorian glasshouse.
Charities could be damaging supporters’ confidence in them and even promoting competitors if they chop and change their brand properties, a new study suggests.
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