Rebecca Cooney

Oxfam 'more concerned with brand and reputational risk than safeguarding'

Oxfam 'more concerned with brand and reputational risk than safeguarding'

William Anderson, a former global safeguarding coordinator at the charity, tells a committee of MPs that his position seemed to be a token, box-ticking role

Fundraiser of the Week: Sarah Whiting of Hope and Homes for Children

Fundraiser of the Week: Sarah Whiting of Hope and Homes for Children

The director of global marketing, communications and fundraising at the charity that campaigns against orphanages talks about great fundraising, building trust and what inspired her to become a fundraiser

More than £45m raised by London Marathon runners, say fundraising platforms

More than £45m raised by London Marathon runners, say fundraising platforms

More than 2,000 charities are expected to benefit from the annual 26.2 mile race

Regulator puts out call for information about Save the Children allegations

Regulator puts out call for information about Save the Children allegations

The Charity Commission has already opened a statutory inquiry into the charity to examine its handling, reporting and response to claims of misconduct by senior staff

Tim Hunter leaves Oxfam for the World Food Programme

Tim Hunter leaves Oxfam for the World Food Programme

Hunter, who was director of fundraising at Oxfam, has moved to Rome to become a deputy director at the WFP

Charity boards less diverse than UK's biggest companies, says report

Charity boards less diverse than UK's biggest companies, says report

Research by Inclusive Boards finds that 6.6 per cent of trustees at the top 500 charities by income are from ethnic minority backgrounds, compared with 8.2 per cent at FTSE 100 companies

ICO considers options after Oxfam accidentally reveals whistleblowers' details

ICO considers options after Oxfam accidentally reveals whistleblowers' details

The data breach took place in February, and was reported by the charity itself to both the Information Commissioner's Office and the Charity Commission

Battersea drops 'Dogs & Cats Home' from its name

Battersea drops 'Dogs & Cats Home' from its name

Battersea Dogs & Cats Home paid design agency Pentagram £75,000 to come up with the change, which includes the slogan 'Here for every dog and cat'

Fundraiser of the Week: Jason Levy of Midlands Air Ambulance Charity

Fundraiser of the Week: Jason Levy of Midlands Air Ambulance Charity

The fundraising and marketing director of the emergency charity talks about transparency and choosing the right funder

Harrods launches pop-up charity shop in aid of NSPCC

Harrods launches pop-up charity shop in aid of NSPCC

Fashion Re-told was opened last Friday and will stay open for a month