This week, Third Sector's editor Emily Burt and features and analysis writer Rebecca Cooney are joined by Rhodri Davies, philanthropy expert in residence at the Pears Foundation and host of the Philanthropisms Podcast.
They chat about some of the challenges and opportunities for charities in the year ahead - including the ongoing effects of the pandemic, the fundraising landscape and the sector's relationship with governement.
This week's Good News Bulletin is presented by Third Sector's editorial assistant Alina Martin and editorial intern Amy Houghton.
They look at the theft and then covert return of a set of first edition copies of the Lord of the Rings trilogy from a Worcester charity shop and the story of a New York physics professor who recieved a donation of $180,000 to help support students on his course - in the form of an anonymously-sent box of $100 bills.
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