House of Lords’ recommendations on volunteering: a positive call to action we can all get behind

The Lords Committee's recommendations on volunteering recognise the value of volunteers, says NCVO's volunteering development manager. Continue reading

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A commissioning environment that’s skewed against smaller charities

The Lords report provides a positive vision for reforming commissioning and procurement, particularly for smaller charities. Continue reading

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What does the House of Lords report mean for charity advocacy?

The Lords Committee on charities has defended charity advocacy - what does this mean for campaigners? Continue reading

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Volunteering round up: March 2017

This month's volunteer round up looks at Volunteers Week 2017, a new survey on volunteering in migrant camps, new ONS research on volunteers and much more. Continue reading

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The Lords’ Committee, charity regulation and charging

What the Lords' Select Committee on Charities has said about charity regulation, the Charity Commission, and its plans to introduce charging Continue reading

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Stronger Charities Report on Funding and Finance

The Lords Report sets out a constructive vision of how the sector’s funding could change for the better. Continue reading

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Governance fundamental to stronger charities

What the House of Lords select committee on charities' report says about charity governance, and what charities can do in response. Continue reading

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The House of Lords report on charities: what you need to know

A look at the new House of Lord's report on Charities and what it means for voluntary sector organisations. Continue reading

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Policy Round-up: March 2017

This blog provides an overview of some of the key policy and legal developments affecting charities in March 2017. Continue reading

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Quick guide for charities to the new £1 coin

On 28 March, a new £1 coin will go into circulation, which features twelve sides and a series of security features designed to combat counterfeiting. Continue reading

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