Rebecca Cooney

Partnerships round-up: Maggie's in link-up with Forth Ports sports

Partnerships round-up: Maggie's in link-up with Forth Ports sports

Plus: Avon announces CoppaFeel! alliance; Hope for Justice to profit from novel; and Veolia offers recycling service to CRUK

Facebook investigates why charity's adverts were banned

Facebook investigates why charity's adverts were banned

The social media giant told Flying Scholarships for Disabled People that its advertising breached its diversity guidelines

Using successful people to fundraise boosts income, says report

Using successful people to fundraise boosts income, says report

But The Perfect Fundraising Partnership, published by the Institute of Fundraising, says many charities worry about where to find 'senior volunteers'

Payroll giving: a relic of the 80s?

Payroll giving: a relic of the 80s?

This year marks the 30th anniversary of payroll giving, but during that time it has struggled to fulfil its potential, finds Rebecca Cooney

Minister promises to work with charities on lobbying act

Minister promises to work with charities on lobbying act

Charities minister Tracey Crouch says she will help them understand the act in the wake of the government's decision not to follow the reform recommendations of Lord Hodgson

Legislation to introduce GDPR into UK law begins its journey through parliament

Legislation to introduce GDPR into UK law begins its journey through parliament

The General Data Protection Regulation is due to come into force on 25 May

Survey finds that charities are investing more money in corporate partnerships

Survey finds that charities are investing more money in corporate partnerships

The figures come from annual research carried out by the consultancy C&E Advisory

Too few qualified staff to handle legacies, says head of Institute of Legacy Management

Too few qualified staff to handle legacies, says head of Institute of Legacy Management

Chris Millward, chief executive of the Institute of Legacy Management, also tells seminar that a lack of qualifications and training means many charities lack the soft skills that would help

Facebook to facilitate donating from social media pages

Facebook to facilitate donating from social media pages

It is launching tools in 16 European countries that will insert donate buttons into page headers or posts

Stay in the box or we'll fine you, Newcastle council tells fundraisers

Stay in the box or we'll fine you, Newcastle council tells fundraisers

Newcastle City Council yesterday introduced a public space protection order that restricts fundraisers to areas measuring 8ft by 3ft at the top and bottom of the high street