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.
Getting a corporate to put their name and money to sponsor a charity event is never easy. Graham Henderson, chief executive of Poet in the City, explains why fundraisers need to leave any anti-business prejudice at the door.
The fourth commencement order of the Charities Act 2006 was made on 1 April and brought into force a number of key changes.
It is vital that the voices suggesting the change are heard by the ears that need to hear it and until we understand and map that cross functional landscape, collaboration remains purely an aspiration.
Dame Elisabeth Hoodless recently suggested that volunteers strike for a day to make people realise just how much society relies on them.
Do you know what you want, and are you prepared to go and get it? Paul Bennett.