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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Governance round-up: March 2017

Charity Commission revises its regulatory approach, views on trustee boards in the Guardian, Lords to publish sector recommendations, training and events, and more. Continue reading

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Reading between the numbers – what a new analysis of volunteer behaviour could mean for charities

A look at the latest ONS research on volunteering data and what it tells us about changes in volunteering behaviour. Continue reading

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NCS: The lessons for youth social action and where we go from here

What the National Citizen Service programme has to offer and how it can be improved Continue reading

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Peer pressure – what do calls for Lords reform mean for charities?

How will calls for reform affect the way peers work, and what charities need to do to influence them? Continue reading

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Charities must have a voice in Brexit

Learning and moving on from the referendum debate Continue reading

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Sustainable funding round-up: March 2017

Latest from the Fundraising Regulator, guidance from the ICO, fundraising blogs, training and events, and more Continue reading

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Charity Commission proposals to reform information collected and displayed

Our questions and concerns in response to the Commission's proposals to change next year's annual return Continue reading

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Evaluation in a post-truth world

The head of NCVO's charities evaluation services explains why evaluation research is still crucial for voluntary sector organisations. Continue reading

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