City Bridge Trust has announced emergency funding for 170 small charities across the capital to help support them through the coronavirus pandemic.
The London funder is giving grants of up to £15,000 to all of the small charities it supports, which may be having to cope with a sudden loss of income due to Covid-19.
The National Trust, Cancer Research UK and Alzheimer’s Society have become some of the latest charities to announce plans to furlough a large proportion of staff amid the coronavirus health crisis.
The coronavirus pandemic poses a ‘moment of truth’ for many purpose-led corporate partnerships as some leading businesses showcase failures in their reaction to the crisis, advisers have warned.
The Institute of Fundraising has officially become a chartered body after its royal chartered states was officially approved.
Charities are 'not just here with a begging bowl', but need a substantial rescue package in order to survive, the NCVO chief told MPs.