Governance round-up: January 2018

This month we looks at charity incorporated organisation (CIO) conversion and how to do this. We also talk about the new Charity Commission welcome pack for new trustees, training and events, and more. Continue reading

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Sir Stuart Etherington’s new year letter to the sector 2018

Charities, community groups and volunteering will be crucial to helping resolve division and unease in society, says NCVO's chief executive, Sir Stuart Etherington Continue reading

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Calling all funders: Five insights on how to help charities survive and thrive

What the evaluation of the Local Sustainability Fund has told us about helping organisations to become more sustainable Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: January 2018

This month, we recognise the volunteers who gave their time over Christmas and look at volunteer recruitment opportunities in the new year. We also highlight upcoming events and new resources for volunteer managers in 2018. Continue reading

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Funding round-up: January 2018

Charity Tax Commission, dormant accounts and assets, Gift Aid, business rates, training, events and more Continue reading

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Brexit: An end-of-year review

A review of the major developments around Brexit in 2017, what to expect in 2018, and what this might mean for the voluntary sector. Continue reading

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Retaining volunteers: lessons from responding to children’s holiday hunger

Stephanie Denning from the University of Bristol shares her experience of managing a volunteer-run charity project to research what motivates people to volunteer Continue reading

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Getting involved: Public participation in public services

Rebecca Young discusses Getting Involved, one in a series of NCVO publications that offer trends, facts and statistics on a range of issues. Continue reading

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Podcast: Harnessing technology to make a bigger difference

Our latest podcast episode looks at the culture of 'digital' and how charities can harness it Continue reading

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Governance round-up: December 2017

A look back at the big governance-related events of 2017. We also have the latest from the Charity Commission, a new podcast, events, and more Continue reading

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