THIRD SECTOR PROMOTION

Video interviews: Khulisa UK

Third Sector Promotion Markel

At the recent Third Sector Awards, specialist insurer Markel had the opportunity to speak to charities about the risks they face and how they manage them.

Khulisa works with young people in schools, prisons and in the community to help them understand and tackle the root-cause of their challenging behaviour.

Dominique Airey, CEO of Khulisa UK, discussed safeguarding risks and their developing business model.

As with most charities working with vulnerable people, safeguarding is a huge concern. Khulisa staff and volunteers work in prisons and other volatile environments so safety for both staff and participants is a risk. A constant need to review procedures and have multiple of points of access for communication is vital to the workings of the charity.

This need to review also links to Khulisa’s look towards sustainability and the future of their business model, which may be a move towards a commission based landscape and away from fundraising.

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Register
Already registered?
Sign in

Expert Articles: Risk Management

Advice on risk from Markel, a specialist insurance company working with charities, community groups, trustees, social enterprises and care providers.

7 steps to managing your safeguarding risk

Promotion from Markel

Safeguarding is an increasingly critical issue in the third sector with hefty fines for those that don't take it seriously. Here, Markel's care consultancy director, Jerry Oliver, offers seven top tips to putting a safeguarding plan in place

Winter is coming: Are you ready?

Promotion from Markel

With the onset of winter, the chances of severe disruptions to your business operations increase. But, if you have a contingency plan in place you can act swiftly to mitigate and minimise the risks

How to claim Gift Aid and who is eligible

Promotion from Markel

From small one-off cash contributions to a sizeable sum from a wealthy donor, the ability to claim back an additional 25% on donations through Gift Aid offers charities the chance to make philanthropy go further

How to prepare for the unexpected: the keys to if-and-when planning

Promotion from Markel

Having a robust business continuity plan is of critical importance - here's how to create one...

What is social value and why does it matter?

Promotion from Markel

The latest regulations mean that before launching the bidding process, commissioners must try to ensure that the services should secure greater benefits for the stakeholders and local area

What to do in the case of a breach: cyber fraud #2

Promotion from Markel

In the second part of our series, we look at how to respond to a breach.

How bad can cyber crime really get: cyber fraud #1

Promotion from Markel

In the first of a series, we investigate the risks to charities from having flawed cyber security - and why we need to up our game...

Managing cyber risk in the third sector

Promotion from Markel

Cyber risks should be high on the risk management agenda of third sector organisations as incidents hit the headlines and burden small organisations with increasing frequency.

Third Sector Logo

Get our bulletins. Read more articles. Join a growing community of Third Sector professionals

Register now