Volunteering round-up: December 2018

This month we look at the UN's International Volunteer Day, the announcement of the European Volunteering Capital 2020, and the importance of having a volunteer strategy. Continue reading

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2019 is the year of the volunteering strategy

The new year is on the horizon and 2019 is NCVO’s centenary year. We are offering ten frontline organisations the chance to join us on a learning journey, to develop a volunteering strategy. Continue reading

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A clear message on campaigning

The government has responded to our request for clarification on the use of 'adverse publicity clauses' in contracts. Continue reading

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International Volunteer Day 2018: Building resilience

Today is International Volunteer Day. With the day themed around community resilience we reflect on the crucial role volunteering plays in responding to uncertainty and crises. Continue reading

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What we know about Britain’s biggest charities

We highlight some of the findings from our new report on super-major charities. Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: November 2018

A summary of the key policy and regulatory developments for charities in November 2018. Continue reading

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Public services news round-up: November 2018

In this month's digest of news from the public services world, we recap the autumn budget and highlight a new tool to tackle health inequalities. Continue reading

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#YouMadeItHappen – why it always pays off to thank your supporters

Last Monday something really exciting happened. Twitter was chock-full of charities and community groups thanking their supporters using the hashtag #YouMadeItHappen. Continue reading

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The inside track: November 2018

This month's political round-up includes a new civil society minister, news on the Brexit deal, and whether we will get a new prime minister Continue reading

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What NCVO thinks about a new draft Code of Fundraising Practice

The Fundraising Regulator (FR) has been consulting on a new, redrafted Code of Fundraising Practice, and the consultation closed on Friday 16 November. Continue reading

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