"However frustrating and uncomfortable these conversations make us, we must have them. Isn’t the prize we seek worth discomfort? And maybe, if we can truly engage, there won’t be a ‘them’ and ‘us’ anymore."
There is a 'lack of faith' between charities and high net worth individuals, causing one of the biggest obstacles to philanthropy in the UK, new research has revealed.
According to a new report, Barriers to Giving, 50% of UK millionaires donate 1% or more of their annual income to charity - highlighting a 'lack of understanding and poor communication' between the charity sector and half of the UK's wealthiest people.
RSPCA staff are set to vote on whether or not to take industrial action in a dispute over pay and new contracts.
Staff are being sent voting papers by union Unite in a consultative ballot, which is designed to ‘test the temperature’ on whether to proceed to a full-scale industrial ballot. Voting closes on 5 December.
The UK’s leading organisation for new music is looking for an exceptional candidate to join our dynamic Board of Trustees. We seek candidates passionate about contemporary culture and willing to provide support and challenge to the Chair and Chief Executive to ensure that Sound and Music achieves its ambitions in encouraging creativity, cohesion, innovation and new ideas through new music and sound. In particular you will support us in shaping Sound and Music’s strategy for 2022 and beyond.
The Legal Education Foundation (TLEF) believes that the law plays an essential part in supporting civil society, economic development and democracy. Our vision is of a society where everyone understands the role and value of the law and has the capability and opportunity to use it to ensure their rights, and to fulfil the obligations that accompany these rights.
Camphill Village Trust is a leading, long established and progressive UK charity supporting adults with learning disabilities and autism, mental health problems and other complex support needs.
The Trust has been through significant changes in recent years and we are seeking a new Trustee to join our progressive Board and help us further strengthen our governance and deliver our recently refreshed strategy.
In the midst of global climate protests, David Adams chats to Helen Clarkson, CEO of the Climate Group, about the constant need to do more to minimise climate risks and the ‘pester power’ of teenagers.
The 2018 Charity Times Annual Conference set out to provide delegates with insights into how key decision makers can work to lead their charities through difficult times, whilst taking the opportunities that present themselves.
The ‘WannaCry’ global ransomware attack this May brought cybercrime into the limelight, affecting thousands of organisations. As a result of the attack, the Charity Commission said the third sector had to do more to protect itself. What more can charities do?