Category Archives: Case study

Case studies: In search of the Holy Grail

We’re all familiar with what the sector does best and the barriers that prevent this from happening more. Yet stories of ‘frontline experience’ – both negative and positive – are all too rare. Continue reading

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Civil servant and charity employee blog about their experience shadowing each other

The Day in the Life work shadow scheme between civil society and civil service matches employees, allowing them to shadow each other for a day at work Continue reading

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How has entering Payment by Results made Catch22 better able to understand and respond to ‘risk’ in the public service market

Catch22's Fran Pollard discusses how delivering Payment by Results has made them better able to understand and respond to risk in the public service market. Continue reading

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Making it Real: Co-designing for a better service?

A look at the benefits of co-design for charities. Continue reading

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Innovation Story: A creative collaborative environment

Looking at the success of Exposure, an award winning youth magazine with a clear direction and an open approach Continue reading

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Innovation Story: Finding the right idea

The story of Cultivate London, showing how a new social enterprise idea was concieved,developed and brought to reality. Continue reading

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Innovation Story: Being open to ideas

The story of Community Campus 87, Middlesbrough , a social enterprise providing good quality housing to young people. Continue reading

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Innovation Story: Combining ideas

The story of Angels Housekeeping and their innovative approach combining cleaning services with support for older people Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Challenge 2012 – The Results!

The organisations taking part in Crowdfunding Challenge had just 60 to raise their target amount, using a method of fundraising that they were completely new to. Continue reading

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A new data tool for South London VCS

NCVO and the South London CVS Partnership have been working together to produce a tool that showcases data about local charities in South London. Continue reading

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