Impact round-up: June 2018

Welcome to our June impact round-up. 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. Continue reading

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Why Carillion’s legacy might be better social value

The collapse of Carillion raised fundamental questions about the risks of outsourcing and the effects of having services delivered by a few large providers. Continue reading

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Health and wellbeing news round-up: June 2018

With the announcement of an extra £20bn for the NHS, is social care losing out? Plus, the latest health reports and more. Continue reading

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The value of small

Smaller and larger charities bring different, complementary strengths to the table, says Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales's Alex Van Vliet Continue reading

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Building bridges between volunteering and research

As a volunteer manager, I like my practice to be evidence-based. I think we all do. A joint event sought to bring together the researchers, practitioners and everyone in-between to ask 'how can we better work together to advance volunteering research?' Continue reading

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Governance round-up: June 2018

This month, we have a selection of governance resources available for free during Small Charity Week. We also report on new Charity Commission rules on automatic disqualification, the new Annual Return, and more. Continue reading

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Why small charities matter to us all

At the start of Small Charity Week 2018, NCVO's chief executive says we all have a duty to support small charities. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: June 2018

Volunteers' Week is over for another year, but we have plenty for you to catch up on, including efforts to improve the disclosure and barring service and local transport services. Continue reading

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The inside track: June 2018

What does this week mean for Brexit – and the government? This month's political round-up looks at the latest events in Westminster, and includes news on our upcoming Campaigning Conference. Continue reading

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Why choosing the right lender is critical for charities and social enterprises

Carolyn Sims from Charity Bank has five key questions you should ask when choosing a loan provider. Continue reading

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