Category Archives: Practical support

A temporary boost to Gift Aid during the covid-19 emergency

NCVO has joined a coalition of sector bodies calling on the government to temporarily boost the level of Gift Aid claimed on donations. We outline what this package looks like and how you can get involved. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: June 2020

Highlights from this months volunteering round-up include changes to NCVO's volunteering development unit, updated guidance for volunteers during coronavirus and information on the upcoming Voluntary Sector and Volunteering Research e-Conference. Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: May 2020

As we enter the third month of lockdown, policy news continues to be focused on the issues that the covid-19 crisis is causing. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: May 2020

Volunteers and volunteering organisations continue to meet the challenges of coronavirus. Continue reading

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Lifting the lockdown: The challenges our members face and how we are helping

You've been telling us how the easing of the lockdown is affecting you. We summarise the key issues and highlight practical support to help. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: May 2020

What the corporate insolvency and governance bill means for charities, plus the latest governance news and events. Continue reading

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Right volunteers, right place, right time

Volunteers have responded to the coronavirus crisis in their hundreds of thousands but coordination is key. We look at some ways the voluntary sector is tackling this. Continue reading

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Impact round-up: May 2020

Each month at NCVO Charities Evaluation Services we summarise the latest news in impact and evaluation and share useful guides, resources and data collection tools. This month we are focusing on tools and techniques for adapting evaluation in response to covid-19. Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: April 2020

A summary of the key policy and regulatory developments for charities in the context of covid-19 for April 2020. Continue reading

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Furloughing: What NCVO is doing

How we're approaching furloughing at NCVO, and our advice for organisations. Continue reading

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