Tag Archives: Giving and philanthropy

Why focusing on existing volunteers is key to accelerating progress with diversity

Helen Timbrell is an independent consultant working with the voluntary sector on people and organisational development. Here she writes about the issue of EDI within charities. Continue reading

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Time for Change

Volunteer manager, Norma Jean, has worked with volunteers and charities to create opportunities that upskill people and for organisations to gain real help. Continue reading

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Autumn Budget 2018 – Between a rock and a (potentially) hard Brexit

The last time a Budget was held on a Monday was 1962, the same year that saw John Glenn launch from Cape Canaveral to become the first American to orbit the Earth. Continue reading

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Funding and Finance Round-Up: October 2018

This month's roundup includes a difficult Budget for the Chancellor, Royal Botanic Gardens grants and an update on the Charity Tax Commission and JustGiving. Continue reading

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A guide to using the volunteering and end-of-life care toolkit

Volunteering and end-of-life care is an evidence-based toolkit to address the problem of supporting people with advanced illness, and their families. Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: September 2018

This blog provides an overview of the key policy and regulatory changes of interest to charities for the month of September 2018 Continue reading

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The great society lotteries debate: It goes on

Our response to the DCMS consultation on society lottery reform, including whether caps on the size of society lotteries and on prizes should be increased. Continue reading

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The civil society strategy: What you need to know

The main themes and key recommendations of the government's civil society strategy, with our commentary. Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: June–July 2018

A midsummer update on the key policy and regulatory developments relevant to charities for the months of June and July 2018 Continue reading

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Funding round-up: June 2018

This month the scope of charitable tax relief is being questioned, the rise of cashless giving being explored, and the continued importance of individual giving revealed. Continue reading

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