Sustainable funding round-up: August 2017

CAF's new report on donor behaviour, changes to the Code of Fundraising Practice, fundraising blogs, training, events and more Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: August 2017

This month: citizenship and civic engagement, NCS and Scouts partnership, National Volunteering Forum, BBC community projects, training and events, and more Continue reading

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The power of a thank you: The donor experience

John Grain from the Commission on the Donor Experience discusses the importance of making your donors feel appreciated Continue reading

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Citizenship and civic engagement – how charities can contribute

A committee on citizenship and civic engagement has been launched - how can charities influence its findings? Continue reading

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From the heart: feeling the value of impact assessment

Evidence is essential when communicating the impact of our work, but getting the message across often means engaging on an emotional level as well as an intellectual one. Continue reading

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Would a ‘clean’ Brexit really be good for charities?

A look at CFG's recent report arguing that a clean Brexit would be good for charities Continue reading

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Public Policy Round-Up: July 2017

This blog provides an overview of the key policy, legislative and other developments relevant to charities for the month of July 2017 Continue reading

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Finding new ways to influence parliament through APPGs

How your charity can work with all-party parliamentary groups to influence the new government Continue reading

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Governance round-up: July 2017

This month, the launch of new Charity Governance Code, news about this year's Trustee Conference, GDPR, the Winifred Tumim Prize, and more Continue reading

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Hairdressers: a cut above charities?

What does it mean if 'charities are half as trusted as hairdressers'? Continue reading

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