How to fund digital transformation at charities
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How to fund digital transformation at charities

28 Jul 2015 | Julie Dodd

The landscape that charities operate in is changing, and the funding structures which support the sector need to change too. Julie Dodd explains how charities and funders should respond to the challenge.

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Really simple first aid at the British Red Cross

Kirsty Weakley report's on a new customer-relationship management system at the British Red Cross, and other technology new business wins.

Data protection

Charities are still failing to sufficiently protect personal data, with breaches more than doubling over a six-month period, says Adrian Duffley of HW Fisher.

Barbara Frost won the Daniel Phelan Award for Outstanding Achievement

Barbara Frost, chief executive of WaterAid for the last ten years, was honoured with the first-ever eponymously named Daniel Phelan Award for Outstanding Achievement, at The Charity Awards 2015.  She spoke to Tania Mason about her career.

New websites for Action for Children, Care International and the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation

Kirsty Weakley looks at how Action for Children, Care International and the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation have updgraded their websites, as well as the rest of this month's IT new business wins.

Data protection

Heledd Lloyd-Jones looks at the pitfalls of data storage and urges charity boards to take active steps to minimise security breaches. 

How a charity can avoid falling foul of cyber crime and data breaches

How can charities address the emerging area of cyber risks? Charity Finance convened a panel of interested parties, with Ian Allsop monitoring their responses.

Using data capture software to improve clinical trials

Kirsty Weakley looks at how Cancer Research UK is using data capture software to help it find new treatments for cancer patients, and rounds up the latest IT new business wins.

Rose Bray, Steve Raw, Ned Younger and Tania Mason

Charityworks - the voluntary sector's graduate recruitment programme, has been running for more than six years with nearly 100 charities and housing associations taking part.  Tania Mason spoke to some of those involved.

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