The EU referendum result

However you cast your vote yesterday, it is indisputable this morning that Britain has taken a decision with the most significant of consequences. Continue reading

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Getting the most out of big data

The importance of good data and establishing a plan to manage your data Continue reading

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Governance round-up: June 2016

New fundraising guidance and regulator, trusteeship and Volunteers' Week, strategic thinking for boards, latest from the Charity Commission and more Continue reading

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What do the new Big Lottery Fund policy directions mean?

The main issues with the BLF's new draft policy directions and what NCVO will be seeking clarity on Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: June 2016

Volunteers' Week 2016, practical support resources, upcoming training and the NCVO members' assembly Continue reading

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Paying for data production: The problem with payment by results

Dr Toby Lowe (Newcastle University Business School) and Kathy Evans (Children England) argue that payment by results creates misguided incentives Continue reading

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No time to take on a volunteer? Five reasons to do so

How taking on specialist volunteers could benefit your organisation Continue reading

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The ‘win-win’ nature of social action volunteering

Anne Heal, chair of Volunteering Matters and a trustee of NCVO, talks about the benefits of volunteering for all parties – part of our Volunteers' Week 2016 series Continue reading

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Charity payroll fraud: What can be done?

Gary Webb from Bond Payroll Services discusses why charities should be vigilant to payroll fraud and how you can reduce the risk Continue reading

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Demonstrating the importance of volunteers in your organisation

Matt Hatt from Shakespeare's Globe theatre talks about putting a shadowing scheme in place, for staff to shadow volunteers Continue reading

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