Governance round-up: September 2016

Risks for board members, new guidance for trustees, latest news, upcoming events and more Continue reading

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Funders are coming together to challenge low pay in the charity sector

Emma Kosmin from the Living Wage Foundation argues for paying the living wage in the voluntary sector Continue reading

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Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme: An opportunity lost

Helpful changes which have been made and concerns over missed opportunities for change Continue reading

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Summer 2016 A to Z – Part One

Some of the important policy issues affecting charities that have come up in Summer 2016. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: September 2016

Get the latest on new investment in youth social action, tips on involving volunteers in campaigning and the first International Volunteering Conference. Continue reading

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Data driven campaigning: The power to influence

Data is more widely available than ever before, and the ability to act on the right information at the right time is critical to any campaign. Continue reading

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Charities and lobbying – what do the Lords think?

The Lords have been debating lobbying - what does this mean for charities? Continue reading

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Public services news round-up: August 2016

Devolution survey, Cultural Commissioning models, Sustainability and Transformation plans, NCVO's Trustee Conference and more Continue reading

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Governance round-up: August 2016

The Winifred Tumim Prize, support for chairs, the latest from the Charity Commission, training and more Continue reading

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Why the hell would I volunteer? How working on a campaign gave me the ‘bug’

Ahead of his keynote speech at NCVO's Campaigning Conference, Johnny Mercer MP recalls how he discovered the power of volunteering while on the campaign trail. Continue reading

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