Category Archives: Practical support

Volunteering round-up: September 2017

This month: guidance for NHS providers, recent NCVO conferences, Lord Ferrers Awards, Shopping for Good, Investing in Volunteers, training and events, and more Continue reading

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Telling a better story about charities

NCVO's new guide will help charity communicators use language that resonates with the public when discussing tricky issues such as fundraising or pay. Continue reading

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Sustainable funding round-up: September 2017

Research, GDPR, the fundraising blogs, old pound coin fundraising, Code of Fundraising Practice, training, events and more Continue reading

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Public Policy Round-Up: August 2017

An overview of key legal and policy developments affecting charities during August 2017 Continue reading

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Governance round-up: August 2017

Data protection, charity governance code, Code of Fundraising Practice, Winifred Tumim Prize, latest from the Charity Commission, blogs and more Continue reading

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Sustainable funding round-up: August 2017

CAF's new report on donor behaviour, changes to the Code of Fundraising Practice, fundraising blogs, training, events and more Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: August 2017

This month: citizenship and civic engagement, NCS and Scouts partnership, National Volunteering Forum, BBC community projects, training and events, and more Continue reading

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The power of a thank you: The donor experience

John Grain from the Commission on the Donor Experience discusses the importance of making your donors feel appreciated Continue reading

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Citizenship and civic engagement – how charities can contribute

A committee on citizenship and civic engagement has been launched - how can charities influence its findings? Continue reading

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From the heart: feeling the value of impact assessment

Evidence is essential when communicating the impact of our work, but getting the message across often means engaging on an emotional level as well as an intellectual one. Continue reading

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