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

Why campaigners need to expect failure, and how to learn from it

Naomi Phillips from the British Red Cross on how to make the best of it when campaigning goes wrong Continue reading

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Employer-supported volunteering and the changing workplace

Gordon Wilmott from Zurich Insurance reflects on the opportunities and challenges for organisations involved in employer-supported volunteering. Continue reading

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Exploring trends in charities’ incomes

A look at some recent research into how charities' income trajectories have changed in the last decade – by John Mohan and Yeosun Yoon from the Third Sector Research Centre Continue reading

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Reforming charity taxation: towards a stronger civil society

Sir Nick Montagu summarises the recommendations published by the Charity Tax Commission Continue reading

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How salaries are changing in the voluntary sector

With the recent launch of the 2019 Charity Sector Salary Report published by CharityJob and Harris Hill, we thought this would be a good time to examine how salaries are adapting across the sector. Continue reading

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The future of health and social care – conclusions from the Joint VCSE Review

Alex Fox, former chair of joint VCSE review, on the conclusions of the review and the challenges for voluntary organisations working with the health and social care system. Continue reading

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ESV research – reflections from the Corporate Volunteering Network

The Corporate Volunteering Network provide their perspective on our research into employer-supported volunteering (ESV) Continue reading

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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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