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Fundraising must deal with gender issues, says Rogare project leader

Fundraising must deal with gender issues, says Rogare project leader

Caoileann Appleby of the creative agency Ask Direct says fundraisers need more protection from unwanted sexual attention

RSPCA sees fall in non-legacy fundraising

RSPCA sees fall in non-legacy fundraising

But income from gifts in wills rose by 22.2 per cent, Third Sector's analysis shows

Privy Council allows IoF to apply for chartered status

Privy Council allows IoF to apply for chartered status

The institute hopes a decision can be made by the end of the year and has launched a consultation of members on the necessary changes to its constitution

President of the National Childbirth Trust resigns

President of the National Childbirth Trust resigns

Seána Talbot cites the handling of previous bullying allegations and issues with the charity's direction and financial performance in her resignation letter

Unfair dismissal claim against horse charity rejected for arriving a day late

Unfair dismissal claim against horse charity rejected for arriving a day late

Wendy Suddes was dismissed from her post as a regional manager by the British Horse Society and claims the stress she suffered made her unable to cope with applying to the employment tribunal

RNLI fundraised income increases due to boost in legacy gifts

RNLI fundraised income increases due to boost in legacy gifts

Lifeboat charity experiences a rise in legacy income but a fall in other forms of fundraising

Home Fundraising's Dominic Will steps down early from IoF board

Home Fundraising's Dominic Will steps down early from IoF board

He says he is no longer able to commit the necessary time to the role

NTT Fundraising company goes into voluntary administration

NTT Fundraising company goes into voluntary administration

Committed 2 Communications blames a fall in the volume of traditional telephone fundraising, but says it has restructured to protect the 98 NTT jobs

British Red Cross bucks trend with rising fundraised income

British Red Cross bucks trend with rising fundraised income

Fundraised income at the charity has increased in the past three years, but unlike other large sector bodies it has seen its legacy income decline

We've avoided fundraising dip with mail-outs and email, says Salvation Army

We've avoided fundraising dip with mail-outs and email, says Salvation Army

Legacy growth in the sector has masked the fact that other types of donation are stalling, but the Salvation Army has seen fundraised income excluding legacies grow

Oxfam should support and empower other organisations, says chief executive

Oxfam should support and empower other organisations, says chief executive

Danny Sriskandarajah tells the NCVO annual conference that Oxfam plans to ask supporters, partners and the public to help it set out its 10-year strategic vision

Action on Hearing Loss appoints two directors as part of turnaround

Action on Hearing Loss appoints two directors as part of turnaround

James Abbott has joined as executive director of finance, and Tim Willett will join on 8 April as interim executive director of fundraising marketing and communications

Charities are your clients, Lloyds Bank Foundation tells grant-makers

Charities are your clients, Lloyds Bank Foundation tells grant-makers

A new report from the funder says grant-makers should give charities control over the kind of support they offer

More than 80 per cent of complaints upheld, says Fundraising Regulator

More than 80 per cent of complaints upheld, says Fundraising Regulator

In a report published today, the regulator says that between April 2017 and August 2018 it conducted 78 investigations and found that 63 had breached the fundraising code

Let's debunk the myths about working for charities, says Macmillan recruitment head

Let's debunk the myths about working for charities, says Macmillan recruitment head

Speaking at a Third Sector even on recruitment, Andrew Hyland says many potential recruits see charities as sleepy and unchallenging

Charities must innovate to meet challenges, says Macmillan's fundraising director

Charities must innovate to meet challenges, says Macmillan's fundraising director

Claire Rowney says communication with supporters is key in the face of great challenges to fundraising

JustGiving abolishes its 5% platform fee

JustGiving abolishes its 5% platform fee

Donors will instead have the option to pay as much or as little on top of the donation as they choose

We must appeal to new audiences, says CRUK fundraising chief

We must appeal to new audiences, says CRUK fundraising chief

Ed Aspel, executive director of fundraising and marketing at the cancer charity, says variety is the key to attracting donors

IoF to review processes after sexual harassment claims multiply in sector

IoF to review processes after sexual harassment claims multiply in sector

An article by Ruby Bayley-Pratt on inappropriate sexual behaviour in fundraising sparked a large number of messages on the issue on social media

We are already committed to letting people tell their stories, says Comic Relief

We are already committed to letting people tell their stories, says Comic Relief

The charity says that the controversial celebrity image that appeared on social media was not reflective of the content it had planned for this year's Red Nose Day