Category Archives: Charity

The Road Ahead 2022: Finding a new practicality through uncertain times

Today we’ve launched the Road Ahead 2022 publication – our annual analysis of the changing operating environment impacting the voluntary sector. Continue reading

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The inside track: January 2022

Our latest update on what’s going on in Westminster that might impact charities, including the progress of legislation, the failure to appoint a chair of the Charity Commission, and Labour frontbench changes. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: December 2021

In December's governance round-up, we look back at 2021 and share the latest sector updates, training courses and events for trustees. Continue reading

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Government policy and funding round-up: December 2021

In this round-up, we share the latest government policy and funding announcements, including covid-19 vaccine requirements for care workers. Continue reading

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Preparing for vaccination as a condition of employment and volunteering

What's changing, the key implications and how to plan for changes to vaccination requirements for staff and volunteers delivering CQC rated health and social care services. Continue reading

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My reflections on Trustees’ Week 2021

After an excellent Trustees’ Week 2021, Sally Stephens found a lot to reflect on. It’s been fantastic to hear how so many organisations have been involved. Continue reading

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UK Charity Activity Tags launch

Dr Christopher Damm shares details of a new classification system for charities registered in the UK. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: October 2021 – Trustees’ Week special

Trustees' Week 2021 special, new research on trustee recruitment, launch of new EDI training and more. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: September 2021

Launch of new guide to recruiting Black and Asian charity trustees, Trustees Week 2021 plans, new guidance on setting up an organisation and more. Continue reading

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What we think the culture secretary got wrong about charities

NCVO responds to Oliver Dowden's article in the Telegraph about the work of charities, their funding, and the role of the Charity Commission and chair. Continue reading

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