Category Archives: Impact

Impact round-up: May 2019

This month's round-up includes an NCVO event on theory of change and the UK evaluation society conference alongside ways to measure impact and the upcoming training and events. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: May 2019

Get the latest update on training and events, volunteers week, the national volunteering forum and the employer-supported volunteering focused report. Continue reading

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Finding the right information about safeguarding – what you told us

This blog explores what our user research has uncovered in how charities are looking for safeguarding information, the knowledge gap in professional safeguarding terms and the need to create quick and clear safeguarding content for charities. Continue reading

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From home-grown initiatives to household names

As NCVO marks its centenary this year, we have been reflecting on a century of voluntary action, what charities have collectively achieved and what can be learned from this. Continue reading

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European elections 2019 and charity campaigning

With the upcoming European elections almost certainly taking place, here we explore some questions charities can consider on campaigning within the regulated period. Continue reading

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How can voluntary organisations influence and shape health service transformation?

The NHS has created 44 sustainability and transformation partnership areas. Learn how they bring together local organisations to improve health and wellbeing. Continue reading

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Volunteering and the U.N. sustainable development goals – tell the government what you’re doing

Here we look at examples of the positive impact volunteering can have on sustainable development across the world. Continue reading

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Important lessons from our members in Yorkshire

An overview of the events, discussions and insights from our members assembly held in Bradford. Continue reading

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Funding round-up: April 2019

This month's round-up looks at the the Fundraising Regulator's annual report, a new website from Inspiring Impact, updated GDPR guidance, upcoming training, and more Continue reading

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Dispatches from Serbia: a week with the world’s leading activists and movements

Alex Farrow, a lead consultant in NCVO Charities Evaluation Services, shares his thoughts on International Civil Society Week (ICSW) conference and NCVO's important role in supporting global civil society. Continue reading

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