14 May 2015
Nearly £20m has already been raised through JustGiving for yesterday's London Marathon which represents a nearly 25 per cent increase on last year's figure, the fundraising platform has announced.
A number of fundraising singles are jostling for the number one position on the Christmas charts, as DJ and music producer Eddy Temple Morris leads a push to get a single of four minutes and 33 seconds of silence to the top spot for hearing and music charities.
Even the Bank of England is having difficulty predicting the economic outlook, says Ian Buss. A double dip remains a possibility but inflation is keeping the economy afloat.
They need to look outside their own organisation and look at others who are doing similar work to see if they are doing it better or more efficiently. If they are, that doesn't mean they should immediately close or seek to merge but it does mean that something needs to change.
Research which claimed payroll giving has fallen is 'deceptive', says Peter O'Hara. The truth is it's increased by £2m.
The voluntary sector was "given a voice" during the 2010 election campaign according to research conducted by the Third Sector Research Centre.
Hazel Blears is to head a new Labour backbench committee focused on social action and civil society.
The Directory of Social Change has labelled the government’s consultation on the sector’s infrastructure “shambolic” and likened it to Labour’s controversial ChangeUp programme.