This is a guest blog by Ben Eyre, Advisory Manager in CAF’s Philanthropy Services team Segregating altruism and consumerism risks missing the point of #GivingTuesday and the reason that […]
(This blog first appeared on civilsociety.co.uk, and is available HERE) The progress of Jeremy Corbyn to a seemingly unassailable lead in the Labour Party leadership contest has taken almost […]
Uneven Foundations: Are charitable trusts failing to match supply with demand?
HMRC today launched a research report on “Charitable giving and Gift Aid behaviour amongst better-off individuals”. The area of charitable giving by wealthier donors in the UK is not one […]
Is our approach to encouraging charitable giving totally wrong?
For those of you interested in technology and with the tolerance for a bit of horizon-scanning, I have just published a short discussion paper entitled “Giving a Bit(coin): cryptocurrency and […]
Sunday evening saw the first of CAF’s fringe events for 2014 conference season – the launch of The Red Book of The Voluntary Sector in partnership with ACEVO.The essay collection […]
Hello once again to this dollop of Friday thought-provocation and fun. And there certainly are some cracking reads this week. As you can see, by clever subdivision I have […]
Friday again, so it’s round-up time, but a bit earlier than usual. Partly because I’m on a half day today, and partly because this week has seen such a rich […]
Last week the Cabinet Office announced plans to give members of the public the ability to access more data about charities, as part of the Government’s open data agenda. This […]