Andy Hillier

Editor, Third Sector
BT MyDonate platform to close

BT MyDonate platform to close

The phone company developed MyDonate in 2011 as the first commission-free donation service

Voluntary sector funding in Derbyshire to be cut by £300,000

Voluntary sector funding in Derbyshire to be cut by £300,000

Derbyshire's Clinical Commissioning Groups will make the reductions for the financial year starting in April

Send a Cow founder among those recognised in New Year Honours

Send a Cow founder among those recognised in New Year Honours

David Bragg, who helped to create the international development charity 30 years ago, is one of many charity sector professionals and volunteers to be included in this year's honours list

Regulator's chair 'heartened' by charity leaders' reception of new strategy

Regulator's chair 'heartened' by charity leaders' reception of new strategy

Baroness Stowell tells Navca conference that some leaders say they've recognised the disconnect between them and the communities they serve

Outgoing Navca chair Schwaller expresses frustration over government's failure to act

Outgoing Navca chair Schwaller expresses frustration over government's failure to act

Caroline Schwaller tells Third Sector the government appeared to listen but did not do much 'about what the sector says or knows'

VAT from sales of X Factor winner's song to be donated again

VAT from sales of X Factor winner's song to be donated again

The beneficiaries will be the children's charities Together for Short Lives and Shooting Star Chase

Charities, retailers and celebrities take part in fifth Giving Tuesday

Charities, retailers and celebrities take part in fifth Giving Tuesday

Run by the Charities Aid Foundation in the UK, the fundraising day brought in more than £235m last year

Study calls for more old age-friendly volunteering opportunities

Study calls for more old age-friendly volunteering opportunities

A report from the Centre for Ageing Better says the way charities recruit and support volunteers can put barriers in the way of older people

Sector leaders call for 'gagging clause' ban in contracts

Sector leaders call for 'gagging clause' ban in contracts

A group of 11 voluntary sector bodies, including the Directory of Social Change, say the clauses could prevent civil society speaking out on behalf of vulnerable people

Asheem Singh appointed director of economy at the Royal Society for the Arts

Asheem Singh appointed director of economy at the Royal Society for the Arts

Singh was interim chief executive of Acevo for seven months after Stephen Bubb left in 2016