29 Oct 2013
The Scottish Council of Voluntary Organisations has criticised the Scottish regulator, OSCR, for stepping “outside its regulatory remit” in draft guidance produced for charities on the Scottish independence referendum.
The Big Lottery Fund is to consult the sector on whether it should provide loans and endowments as well as grants.
Professional Fundraising magazine has appointed former Yorkshire Post senior reporter Lucy Harvey as its new editor.
Small charities have just a few more days to sign up for free places at a forum on innovation organised by the Foundation for Social Improvement
It's a shame that government doesn't think harder about the link between spending money & resources and outcomes.
Two British galleries have been given the chance to buy a Renaissance masterpiece at half-price â€“ but only if they raise Â£50m by the end of this year.
Suppose a journalist, or maybe a civil servant from the Office of the Third Sector asked you, as a fundraiser, whether the umbrella bodies which stood up for, lobbied on behalf of, and represented the voluntary sector to the 'outside world', were doing a good job, what would be your response?
When the Danish government banned Face-to-Face fundraising in its traditional form, Amnesty International Denmark was required to reassess how it recruited donors on the street. The answer was a two-step approach, explains Allan Laursen.