29 Oct 2013
Shadow minister for civil society Gareth Thomas has tabled a series of Parliamentary questions to minister Nick Hurd about the government's funding of Big Society Network and the allocation of Social Action Fund money.
Brits will donate 7 per cent less to charity this year because of the credit crunch, according to a YouGov poll, meaning charities' coffers will be down by £655m.
The Prince's Trust is to launch a new fundraising campaign that targets business people.
The Arts Council of England has pledged to examine the possible expansion of its membership and the position of front line funders, following an independent review into its funding strategy.
It's a shame that government doesn't think harder about the link between spending money & resources and outcomes.
Charities and other organisation with a stake in payroll giving have until Friday, 5 September to submit their responses to the payroll giving review.
The chair of Remember a Charity has called for a "new era" of leadership in legacies in order to protect the income source from the economic downturn.
Macmillan Cancer Support has secured a deal with Starbucks that will see this year's World's Biggest Coffee Morning fundraiser taking place in Starbucks cafes across the country.
Charities could face poorer quality direct marketing lists and lower response rates if a recent recommendation banning the sale of electoral register data to marketing organisations goes ahead.