A selection of UK (plus one South African) university rag societies are publishing details of their grant-making onlne. Fundraisers can visit their lists of recipient charities and giving policies to see if their charity qualifies for a grant or donation.
The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) champions the cause of the voluntary sector. It is a membership organisation with over 740 national voluntary organisations as members. NCVO believes that the voluntary sector enriches society and needs to be promoted and supported.
Funding Digest, the fundraising information service, is publishing sample copies online.
Funding Digest is a fundraising information service, published by Profunding, exclusively dedicated to the needs of charities, voluntary organisations, the public sector and local authorities throughout the UK. Profunding also publish FundingInformation.
Charity Commission warns the public against bogus charity collctors.
The Charity Commission is warning the public to be wary of bogus charity collectors. In particular they are highlighting the number of rose sellers who visit pubs, clubs and restaurants claiming to be raising money for charity.
The Red Cross aims to raise £2 billion in five years with its HelpAd initiative.
The Red Cross has launched HelpAd, a fundraising initiative in partnership with major corporate brands, which aims to raise £2 billion. A £300,000 national press campaign has just broken to promote the initiative.