Category Archives: Charity

NCVO: An update on our financial and organisational plans

NCVO's chair of trustees, Dr Priya Singh, takes us through an update of our financial and organisational plans. Continue reading

Posted in Charity, Looking to the future, Members |

Funding round up: March 2021

Our round-up of funding news in the last month, including the latest NPC report on the 'levelling up' agenda, the latest results from our Respond, Recover, Reset survey and news on both Lloyds Bank Foundation and covid-19 government funding. Continue reading

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Where power lies: Putting lived experience at the heart of decision-making

Lucy Caldicott talks us through her research, Where Power Lies, which looks at the importance of those with lived experience acting as decision-makers in the voluntary sector. Continue reading

Posted in Charity, Research |

The roadmap out of lockdown: Key areas of focus for charities and voluntary organisations

On the 22 February the government published its roadmap out of national lockdown. Since the roadmap was published, we’ve been hearing from charities. Continue reading

Posted in Charity, Research |

Barriers to mass vaccination and the role of charities and volunteers

NCVO's work with Volunteering Matters focuses on gathering insights and examples to identify barriers to vaccination and solutions charities and volunteers can offer. Continue reading

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Volunteering and covid: Making sense of where we are and where we might be heading

Joanna Stuart and Laura Crawford explore how volunteering has currently impacted by coronavirus and how it may change as we reach the next phase of the pandemic. Continue reading

Posted in Charity, Looking to the future, Research, Volunteering |

Gentle and strong: Looking back on the role of the voluntary sector during the pandemic

NCVO’s interim CEO Sarah Vibert reflects on the role of the voluntary sector during the pandemic, how the sector has changed and what role charities and volunteers must play in our future. Continue reading

Posted in Charity, Live discussion, Volunteering |

NCVO’s Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) work over the last year

NCVO began its EDI journey over the last year. We reflect on what we discovered from the findings of the EDI report and how we will work to ensure we progress towards the positive cultural change we strive for. Continue reading

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Procurement green paper: Transition or transformation

Ahead of the government publishing a green paper setting out reforms to procurement legislation post-Brexit, we provide our thoughts on what this means for charities. Continue reading

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Rebalancing the relationship: Overcoming barriers to collaboration

Following the launch of the final Rebalancing the Relationship report, Mark Simms, chief executive of P3, provides practical advice on how voluntary organisation can overcome barriers to collaboration. Continue reading

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