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JustGiving page for Manchester Dogs’ Home receives four donations a second

15 Sep 2014 | Alice Sharman

JustGiving has said that donations going to an appeal for the Manchester Dogs’ Home following an arson attack has doubled its previous record for the highest number of donations per hour.

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Charity uses software to ensure staff don’t work too hard

In an announcement which will shine like a beacon of hope to the country’s overworked masses, human rights charity Christian Solidarity Worldwide has revealed that it has taken action to prevent staff from working too many hours.

More Race for Life participants raise money online

Cancer Research UK has seen a 30 per cent increase in Race for Life participants fundraising online after it integrated JustGiving functionality into the event’s website.

Oxfam opens first online wedding shop

Oxfam has launched the first online wedding shop, offering a range of dresses and accessories.

Charity Commission to make more services online only

The Charity Commission is set to move more of its information and services online after a consultation found that there will be no impact on the majority of its users.

Hopefully there is a handy recycling bin somewhere for this report which pays little attention to sector views, or indeed the ethos of the sector.

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Early success for microdonation schemes

Two new micro donation schemes which launched at the end of last year are claiming early fundraising successes.

Social enterprise launches discounted cloud service for Scottish charities

Scottish charity and social enterprise the Wise Group has launched an IT consultancy service designed to give other charities discounted access to Microsoft’s cloud technologies.

Dawn Austwick, chief executive of the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation

Eight of the UK’s top funders met last month to plan how to help increase charities’ use of technology.

Online campaigning claims won’t be caught by extension of ASA remit

Fundraising messages on charities’ websites and social networking pages will soon fall under the Advertising Standards Authority expanded remit online, but campaigning messages will be free from such regulation, the ASA’s lawyer has advised.

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