We all know giving to charity is a good thing on an individual level but it can also be beneficial at a business level too. Positive press, networking, employee satisfaction, team-building and consumer opinion are all areas a company can benefit from supporting charity. 342 more words
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Ahead of the EU referendum the voluntary sector was, in my opinion, too quiet on the matter. I’m well aware of the reasons organisations may have been quiet considering the risks that could come about from upsetting donors, staff and beneficiaries but the sector could well be shooting itself in the foot. 336 more words
On 10th October 2016, Lord Sharkey asked the Government “what assessment they have made of the harm to consumers caused by unsolicited real-time promotion of high-cost credit and of debt management solutions.” The Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Rev. 210 more words
The arbitrary cuts to Voluntary Sector grants back in March 2016 were cynical – they were never necessary. I wrote on a few occasions that the Council could not control their finances to the level of accuracy required to make that statement. 642 more words
Voluntary organisations across Somerset are being urged to share their views in a ‘health check’ of the county’s voluntary sector.
The ‘state of the sector’ survey aims to identify the issues and opportunities for voluntary groups and organisations. 182 more words