Funding round up: March 2021

Our round-up of funding news in the last month, including the latest NPC report on the 'levelling up' agenda, the latest results from our Respond, Recover, Reset survey and news on both Lloyds Bank Foundation and covid-19 government funding. Continue reading

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Where power lies: Putting lived experience at the heart of decision-making

Lucy Caldicott talks us through her research, Where Power Lies, which looks at the importance of those with lived experience acting as decision-makers in the voluntary sector. Continue reading

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The roadmap out of lockdown: Key areas of focus for charities and voluntary organisations

On the 22 February the government published its roadmap out of national lockdown. Since the roadmap was published, we’ve been hearing from charities. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: March 2021

Read our monthly round-up to find out about the latest in charity governance. Continue reading

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Health and social care round-up: March 2021

Our regular update on health and social care policy, with an emphasis on volunteering and the voluntary sector. Continue reading

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Volunteering round up: March 2021

After a fallow year in 2020, we’re back and delighted to be taking forward the campaign in England this year, together with our partners. Continue reading

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The inside track: March 2021

Our latest update on what’s going on in Westminster that might impact charities, including a delay to the controversial police bill. Continue reading

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Barriers to mass vaccination and the role of charities and volunteers

NCVO's work with Volunteering Matters focuses on gathering insights and examples to identify barriers to vaccination and solutions charities and volunteers can offer. Continue reading

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Volunteering and covid: Making sense of where we are and where we might be heading

Joanna Stuart and Laura Crawford explore how volunteering has currently impacted by coronavirus and how it may change as we reach the next phase of the pandemic. Continue reading

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Gentle and strong: Looking back on the role of the voluntary sector during the pandemic

NCVO’s interim CEO Sarah Vibert reflects on the role of the voluntary sector during the pandemic, how the sector has changed and what role charities and volunteers must play in our future. Continue reading

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