Author Archives: Karl Wilding

Karl Wilding

About Karl Wilding

Karl Wilding is chief executive of NCVO.

Reflections on Volunteers’ Week 2020

Celebrations for Volunteers’ Week looked a little different this year but it’s been incredible to see so many people getting involved Continue reading

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Government support: Getting the balance right

The balance between a fast process and a good process is important in distributing covid-19 funding. But things are not moving quickly enough. Continue reading

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Supporting charities and volunteers during coronavirus

What NCVO is doing to support the sector over the coming weeks and months. Continue reading

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Stop, collaborate and listen

NCVO's chief executive reflects on the conversations and issues from the last month, and shares what's coming up. Continue reading

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New ways, and a hundred days

NCVO's chief executive reflects on the first 100 days in the job. Continue reading

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Events, collaborations and ratios – and, of course, the election

NCVO's chief executive reflects on the conversations and issues from the last month, and shares what's coming up. Continue reading

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Up and running: my first few weeks as chief executive

I've been in post for about a month now and I wanted to share some of the conversations I'm having and the things that I'm thinking about. Continue reading

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Are fewer people supporting charities?

A report published today suggests that a smaller proportion of the population are giving to charity. Is a fall in public trust the cause, and what should charities be doing? Continue reading

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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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A big idea to support small charities

The National Fund is a £500m charity that legally can't spend a single penny. What can we do about it? Continue reading

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