29 Oct 2013
New NSPCC chief executive Peter Wanless took to Twitter yesterday to distance the charity from a branch chair who had given convicted paedophile Stuart Hall a character reference during his court case.
Partnerships with charities and good causes are more likely to persuade customers to buy a brand than links with the entertainment industry, according to research from brand agency Ogilvy Action.
A fundraiser from the Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside has been selected to complete the first fundraising scholarship from the Foundation for Social Improvement (FSI).
Fundraisers and charities unsure of the skills they need in order to raise money effectively can now turn to the new National Occupational Standards for guidance following their publication in April.
Whatever the motivation behind the idea that charities be required to publish their expenditure on campaigning and political work in their annual returns, I don't think we should reject it too quickly. While such a requirement should not become burdensome for charities, any move towards greater transparency and accountability, in our sector as in others, is a positive one.
Gossip increases generosity, especially in men, according to a study from researchers at Queen's University Belfast.
Odstock Private Care Ltd (OPCL), the private healthcare organisation which failed to gain charitable status in September 2007 because its fees were too high, has successfully set up a charitable trust.
The NCVO will not receive any of the money raised during the six-week pilot for the new TV gameshow BingoLotto, despite being named at the outset as a co-beneficiary.