Proposed EU data protection rules could destroy mailing lists relied on by charity fundraisers, and would present “the biggest challenge in fundraising for a generation”, according to a report published this week by direct marketing agency Medialab.
The Charity Commission is seeking views on its plans to place all its services online by 2012, a move which is part of the Commission’s efficiency savings measures.
Gareth Jones hears how e-learning advocate Valerie Maddock has revolutionised the Salvation Army’s staff training.
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.
New IT blogger Andrew Samuel attempts to get to grips with the Big Society concept and reveals one volunteering event which greatly helped several charities improve their web presence.
One of the things that has always set birds aside from humans is their navigational ability, migrating thousands of miles each year while we land dwellers fiddle with our maps or get sent the wrong way yet again by irritatingly unreliable satellite navigation systems.
Smaller charities were praised for their constant innovation in presenting their accounts on the web, at this year’s ICAEW’s online accounts awards ceremony last week.