Charity Financials Insider

4 reasons why 360˚ data will benefit your charity’s donor retention
FUNDRAISING | 09 August 2018

By using a joined-up approach to data, charities can boost loyalty and retention…

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How can charities yield better investment outcomes?
FINANCE | 30 July 2018

As funding from other sources continues to be squeezed, it is essential for charities to implement a transparent and comprehensive investment policy that balances risk and reward...

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How to set your charity’s investment objectives
FINANCE | 20 July 2018

A charity’s investment objectives should form an integral part of its strategy and explain why the charity holds these funds as it does…

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How to start a major gifts programme
FUNDRAISING | 12 July 2018

Active engagement with potential major donors is essential as the number of high value donations to the charity sector continues to increase…

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The growth of CIOs as the leading structure for charities
LEGAL | 05 July 2018

Charitable incorporated organisations (CIOs) are now the most popular structure for new charities, both small and large - here's why...

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Preparing charity accounts: 6 important considerations
FINANCE | 28 June 2018

Charity accounts can be a bit of mystery, even to accounting experts. But what will a good set of accounts contain? And what makes charity accounts different?

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Corporate partnerships: How risky are they for your brand?
FUNDRAISING | 21 June 2018

For charities, partnerships with companies can be an attractive proposition. At their best, they can offer high profile awareness-boosting campaigns, strategic support and/or large amounts of cash. At their worst however, they can be directionless, low-value or even damaging to the charities involved…

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More legators now leave gifts in Wills to overseas aid and the environment
FUNDRAISING | 13 June 2018

Early evidence from Smee & Ford’s five-year legacy trends report suggests that the emerging population of legators are leaving more gifts to environmental and overseas aid organisations than ever before…

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Lloyds Bank Foundation: Investing in charities
SPECIALIST OUTLOOK | 06 June 2018

As part of its response to the Civil Society Strategy consultation, Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales brought together leading sector organisations to highlight their key priorities for a new strategy. Caroline Howe, Policy and National Programmes Manager at Lloyds Bank Foundation tells Charity Financials Insider why…

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Finance and fundraising: oil and water or yin and yang?
FUNDRAISING | 31 May 2018

Charities and fundraisers are operating with increasing risks, regulations and responsibilities and in this environment, fundraisers and finance teams need to work effectively together… 

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