Rebecca Cooney

Too few serious incidents reported to us, says regulator

Too few serious incidents reported to us, says regulator

The Charity Commission has published new guidance on when trustees should alert it to serious problems

IoF launches certification programme

IoF launches certification programme

The Institute of Fundraising's programme for public fundraisers is available to charities with in-house fundraising teams and external agencies

We haven't been hacked, says Fundraising Regulator

We haven't been hacked, says Fundraising Regulator

The watchdog says its databases have not been broken into by scammers, after reports came in that a number of charities received invoices purporting to come from the regulator

Scottish fundraising panel has had no complaints to investigate

Scottish fundraising panel has had no complaints to investigate

Alison Elliot, the panel's chair, says the lack of complaints seems to show that people are more content with fundraising practices in Scotland than those south of the border

Facebook explains decision to ban charity's advertisements

Facebook explains decision to ban charity's advertisements

The internet giant says the adverts, featuring beneficiaries of Flying Scholarships for Disabled People, appeared to be targeted based on 'sensitive personal attributes'

Maggie's in link-up with Forth Ports sports

Maggie's in link-up with Forth Ports sports

Plus: Avon announces CoppaFeel! alliance; Hope for Justice to profit from novel; and Veolia offers recycling service to CRUK

Facebook investigates why charity's adverts were banned

Facebook investigates why charity's adverts were banned

The social media giant told Flying Scholarships for Disabled People that its advertising breached its diversity guidelines

Using successful people to fundraise boosts income, says report

Using successful people to fundraise boosts income, says report

But The Perfect Fundraising Partnership, published by the Institute of Fundraising, says many charities worry about where to find 'senior volunteers'

Payroll giving: a relic of the 80s?

Payroll giving: a relic of the 80s?

This year marks the 30th anniversary of payroll giving, but during that time it has struggled to fulfil its potential, finds Rebecca Cooney

Minister promises to work with charities on lobbying act

Minister promises to work with charities on lobbying act

Charities minister Tracey Crouch says she will help them understand the act in the wake of the government's decision not to follow the reform recommendations of Lord Hodgson