Category Archives: Practical support

Governance round-up: April 2017

The general election, our response to the Charity Governance Code consultation, the House of Lords report, training and events, and more Continue reading

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A snap general election – what should charities be doing?

Theresa May has announced a general election - how should charities be preparing? Continue reading

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Mind the gender pay gap

New government legislation and what the statistics tell us Continue reading

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What the ICO guidance on GDPR says, and what we think about it

This blog summarises the key issues of consent under the GDPR and NCVO's view of the ICO's draft guidance Continue reading

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Sustainable funding round-up: April 2017

Funding opportunities, latest from the Fundraising Regulator, data protection news, practical fundraising support and more Continue reading

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Does volunteering improve mental health?

On World Health Day, we look at the evidence for whether volunteering can have a positive effect for people with depression and anxiety disorders. Continue reading

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Heading for the Brexit door

What voluntary organisations should consider and likely time frames for a negotiating 'window of opportunity' Continue reading

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Focus on quality: Managing your resources

A look at how charities can get the best return and use from resources, and how effective management of resources can be crucial to your organisation’s health 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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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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