Three separate crowdfunding initiatives pledging to unlock grassroots giving were launched within two days of each other this week as crowdfunding juggernaut Kickstarter announces it’s raised £22m in its first year in the UK.
The Public Interest Registry’s application to manage a new generic top-level domain, .ngo, has passed the initial evaluation stage, and the body has now announced that it is building a Facebook-style hub for organisations to connect with each other.
RSPB, the Royal British Legion and Save the Children have pulled their advertising from social networking site Ask.fm, which is at the centre of a bullying row.
NGOs need to look more closely at expense claims from their staff, in particular from UK staff based overseas as expatriates, and from staff who travel from the UK to field offices and projects overseas.
Google has launched its full range of support for charities in England and Wales, more than two years after launching in the US and promising to bring the package to the UK.
A campaign film that appeared to have been created for the Samaritans and has been viewed by more than 18,000 people, contravenes the Samaritans’ media guidelines, the charity advises, by portraying a suicide attempt.
Kirsty Weakley rounds-up this month's IT new business wins.