Governance round-up: November 2017

This month: Trustees' Week, Taken on Trust research, Governance Forum, Reminder on Annual Return consultation, and upcoming training and events Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: November 2017

This month, see what's on offer for volunteers during Trustees' Week. We also have news on the House of Lords civic engagement committee, #iwill Week, and more. Continue reading

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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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What’s going on with opposition debates and how can charities use them?

The government keep losing votes - why aren't they contesting opposition motions, and how can charities take advantage? Continue reading

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Public services news round-up: October 2017

The Living Wage Foundation's new report into low pay in the sector and other news from the public services sphere 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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Sustainable funding round-up: November 2017

Five lessons on grant-making in the UK, Autumn Budget, Data protection, Fundraising Regulator complaints report, Tech for Good 2018, and more. Continue reading

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Giving volunteer managers a voice

This International Volunteer Managers' Day, Andy Broomhead from Diabetes UK talks about the importance of volunteer managers having a voice Continue reading

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New podcast – Charity governance: Strengthening your board

The third episode of NCVO's podcast series, this time looking at governance, with a particular focus on small charities Continue reading

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