29 Oct 2013
The Department for Work and Pensions should use some of the money it has saved on outcome payments in the first year of the Work Programme, to fund new services from specialist providers to help the most disadvantaged jobseekers engage with the Programme, an influential committee of MPs has said.
The Anthony Nolan Trust is targeting supporters by age group in a bid to attract 1,000 new bone marrow donors and raise £250,000.
The professional standards for fundraisers and the way they manage volunteers are being reviewed in order to make them more relevant to the needs of practising fundraisers.
What was once the quiet cousin of fundraising has found itself at the centre of a heated debate that has seen a payroll giving agency calling for a senior fundraiser to be expelled from the Institute of Fundraising.
The voluntary sector should establish a central data bank where all grant applicants can lodge standard information about their organisations, to be accessed by funders wishing to verify their authenticity and vital statistics.
Big Society indeed. Big bucks for the big players and let the rest of us, operating diligently and frugally, eat dust. I hope this story keeps its legs and congratulate those who continue to dig.
The Conservative Party's richest donor plans to turn his fiscal attentions to people obsessed with sex after the addiction landed him in a tabloid newspaper exposÃ©.
Two British aviation charities remain hopeful of a donation despite losing a US court bid that could have seen British Airways and Virgin Atlantic pay them up to £3.6m in unclaimed compensation.
The first ever benchmarking survey for face-to-face (F2F) attrition has been launched through the Public Fundraising Regulatory Association.
A powerful coalition of arts and cultural organisations have joined forces to launch a manifesto calling for the introduction of more tax incentives for donors who make gifts to cultural organisations during their lifetime.