Rebecca Cooney

NCVO publishes guidance on ethical behaviour

NCVO publishes guidance on ethical behaviour

Charity Ethical Principles says charities should put beneficiaries first, act with integrity and openness, and keep staff safe

Janet Morrison leaves Independent Age

Janet Morrison leaves Independent Age

She had been chief executive of the older people's charity for 12 years

Preference service used by fewer than 4,000 people last year

Preference service used by fewer than 4,000 people last year

Figures from the Fundraising Regulator show that, in the year to the end of October, 3,847 people made 11,890 requests to stop communications from almost 1,000 different charities

Oxfam too focused on what it does, not how it does it, report warns

Oxfam too focused on what it does, not how it does it, report warns

The independent commission set up by the development charity to improve safeguarding has published an interim report

High demand on charities' services will continue, NCVO warns

High demand on charities' services will continue, NCVO warns

The organisation's annual Road Ahead report says the sector should refocus its energies on 'the bigger picture'

JustGiving registers with the Fundraising Regulator

JustGiving registers with the Fundraising Regulator

The online donation platform, which has also signed up to the Code of Fundraising Practice, has faced criticism for taking fees on donations to help victims of disasters and terror attacks

Income at Fundraising Regulator up by 28 per cent

Income at Fundraising Regulator up by 28 per cent

Its accounts for 2017/18 report income of almost £2m, up from just over £1.5m in 2016/17

Rich donors 'give more when messages make them feel powerful'

Rich donors 'give more when messages make them feel powerful'

A report from Harvard academics says affluent donors give 82 per cent more when nudged by fundraising messages that emphasise their personal ability to make a difference

Income from Barnardo's charity shops up by 25 per cent

Income from Barnardo's charity shops up by 25 per cent

The charity's annual report for 2017/18 shows a figure of £15m, compared with £12.1m the previous year

Charity Commission opens case into the anti-racism charity Kick It Out

Charity Commission opens case into the anti-racism charity Kick It Out

The regulator says it is assessing concerns about the charity, whose founding chair has also announced he is to step down after 25 years in the role