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Posts written by guests who have contributed to NCVO projects and events.

Celebrating Small Charity Week

I’m so thrilled to be celebrating the 10th anniversary of Small Charity Week this year and to see all the amazing initiatives during the week Continue reading

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Evaluating our volunteering fund

One of the most powerful ways to demonstrate the impact of volunteering is simply to let volunteers tell their story. This video from She’s Ready is a great example of this. Continue reading

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How to remain GDPR compliant in 2019 (and beyond)

Our trusted supplier, Protecture, specialises in providing charities and not-for-profit organisations with independent, specialist advice on GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018. Continue reading

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Five ways loans can help strengthen social purpose organisations

The benefits of loan finance can be as far-reaching for the organisation taking out the loan as for their communities. Continue reading

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Considering the impacts of regulation change on charities: The Regulatory Policy Committee

Committee member Laura Cox on the role of the RPC, and how charities can get involved in its work Continue reading

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Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2019

The charity sector is becoming more robust against the threat of cyber crime, however, raising awareness and implementing security are crucial to prevent further attacks in the future. Continue reading

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Seven big changes to employment law in April 

Nicola Mullineux from HR specialists Croner looks at how the employment law changes coming into force next month will alter the way you’re currently doing things. Continue reading

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10 Top tips on recruiting and retaining young volunteers

In this article #iwill ambassador Stephen Tutin uses research from NYSAS and NCVO's Time Well Spent research to explain how to recruit and retain younger volunteers. Continue reading

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Benefitting from Time Well Spent: Why is enjoyment taboo in volunteering?

NCVO research showed 'enjoyment' as the top-ranked benefit of volunteering, but why is other research often reluctant to acknowledge enjoyment as a benefit? Continue reading

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Our sector now has its own set of ethical principles

Dame Mary Marsh on how NCVO developed the ethical principles for charities published today. Continue reading

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