Online auction company QXL.com has auctioned a miniature sketch by artist RB Kitaj for charity. The work, After Rembrandt, has been confirmed by Guinness World Records as the world's most valuable Post-It.
Read UK Fundraising's coverage of online charity auctions.
The dot com slump and closures of technical companies is good news for some US charities. Those collecting donated goods such as office furniture and PCs have seen an upsurge in donations over the past year.
Read Startup Leftovers Piling Up by Joanna Glasner at Wired News.
What is charity? Foundations of Charity from Hart Publishing brings together scholars from the fields of charity law, public law, and trusts law, and internationally recognised writers on social policy and legal philosophy who presented papers at a conference at King's College, London, in 1998.