13 Nov 2014
Dorothy Dalton suggests that it is time for the Charity Commission's board to be less hands on focus on securing more funding for the regulator.
Like the Institute of Fundraising, the PFRA is also looking at mapping routes into the voluntary sector through being a face-to-face fundraiser.
New powers for the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) to impose monetary penalties of up to £500,000 for serious breaches of the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) came into force on 6 April. Rachel Holmes explains.
The London Marathon Charitable Trust and the London Marathon Ltd have released a damning joint statement in response to a Channel 4 Dispatches programme to be aired tonight, which will claim that up to three-quarters of the funds raised last year by the world’s biggest annual fundraising event never reached good causes.
The UK’s top 400 grantmakers gave around £2.53bn in 2007/08, despite seeing around £4bn being wiped off the value of their assets for this period, according to new research from the Directory of Social Change.
Surely a more accurate one-line representation of this study is that 6 out of 10 people DO stop for charity fundraisers?
David Cameron has announced that the Conservative Party will set up a National Citizen Service – non-military national service – for 16 year-olds if elected next month.
Jasmine Whitbread has been appointed the first international chief executive for Save the Children, a new role which will bring all of Save the Children’s 29 independent member organisations under one umbrella led by an international board.