Charities: keeping people safe

Charities are in the news again today, following announcements from the Department for International Development and the Charity Commission. Karl Wilding has our take on the issues. Continue reading

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What our members need and what they think of NCVO: Year four

What we learned this year from our annual members survey. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: October 2018

This month we look back at our National Volunteering Forum held in Birmingham, We're championing volunteering later in life and highlighting #iwill Week 2018. Continue reading

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National Volunteering Forum: Incentivised volunteering and rewarding volunteers

Highlights from this month's National Volunteering Forum which focused on methods and challenges for rewarding and recognising volunteers. Continue reading

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Savings that support your social mission

Justin Hort, Head of Savings at Charity Bank, calls on charities and social enterprises to save with a bank that supports the social sector.  Continue reading

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The inside track: October 2018

This month's political round-up includes threats to vote down the budget and more speculation on Brexit votes. Continue reading

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Plan A+ or Super Canada: What is the brexiteer vision for Brexit?

With the prime minister's Chequers plan still in turmoil, we look in more detail at the alternative proposals from pro-Brexit MPs Continue reading

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The Charity Commission’s ‘Statement of Strategic Intent’: what it says, and what it should say

The Charity Commission's new five-year strategy is ambitious and laudable, but there could be more focus on regulatory basics. Continue reading

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The new long-term plan for the NHS

Consultations have been taking place on the best way to spend additional funding for the NHS. NCVO, with VCSE Health and Wellbeing Alliance responded with plans for the sector. Continue reading

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Public services news round-up: September 2018

This month's roundup includes the last chance to feed in the open government consultation, important news on the European Social Fund, and upcoming events and training courses. Continue reading

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