Category Archives: Research

Taken on Trust research

Our response to the findings in the Charity Commission's research into the awareness and the effectiveness of charity trustees in England and Wales Continue reading

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Promoting charity accountability: Understanding disclosure of serious incidents

The 2017 Campbell Adamson Memorial Prize-winning paper, presented at this year's NCVO Voluntary Sector and Volunteering Research Conference Continue reading

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Low pay in the voluntary sector

John Hume, chair of the Living Wage Friendly Funders’ Committee and chief executive of the People’s Health Trust, discusses a new report on low pay. Continue reading

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Don’t take it for granted: Five lessons I learned when exploring data on grant-making in the UK

Claire Benard, senior data scientist at NCVO talks about the five lessons she's learned when exploring data about grant-making in the UK. 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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Five numbers that describe the European Union workforce in the UK voluntary sector

A look at the statistics around European Union nationals working in the UK voluntary sector today, with comparison to the workforce as a whole or other sectors 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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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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Hairdressers: a cut above charities?

What does it mean if 'charities are half as trusted as hairdressers'? Continue reading

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Civil Society Futures: Have your say

Julia Unwin discusses what the independent inquiry into the future of civil society has learnt so far, and how you can contribute Continue reading

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