7 Jul 2015
Diminishing public funds and emerging social needs will render the business models of medium sized charities unfit for purpose, a Charity Finance Group conference heard yesterday.
It’s time to revive the Fundraising Promise, a little-known part of fundraising’s self-regulatory system, says Joe Saxton of nfpSynergy
Children’s charities lost more than £150m of government funding over the past year, according to data published by Children’s Partnership and NCVO.
The Fundraising Standards Board has made a number of recommendations to “strengthen” the Institute of Fundraising's Code of Fundraising Practice.
Yesterday the FRSB produced a report calling for stringent new restrictions on fundraisers, which will be presented to the IoF’s standards committee today. David Ainsworth looks at some of the key implications.
The move to longer term funding is great; this is one of the biggest complaints we get from the young people that we work with; they often ask "why is it that as soon as they get a project/activity that we like and benefit from, it gets taken away."
HMRC yesterday published updated versions of its guidance on VAT on direct mail in a move which the Charity Tax Group say will “provide certainty and clarity for charities” .
A conwoman who stole £88,000 from a dog charity by befriending its vulnerable founder online and lying about her qualifications to become treasurer was jailed for six years yesterday.
Legitimate volunteering could be damaged by a "flood of criticism" over internships, NCVO director of volunteering Justin Davis Smith warned a Parliamentary group yesterday.
The voluntary sector needs to share more of its failures to encourage innovation and build trust with the public and funders, according to a collection of essays published by New Philanthropy Capital and ActionAid today.
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