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Charity Update 21 February 2012



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Charity Update 21 February 2012

7 February 2012

Regulator's reviews help charities provide public benefit

OSCR provides a ready reference to help charities meet the requirements of charitable status.


14 February 2012

Government to open up a market to deliver National Citizen Service

The Government is today calling on voluntary, business and public sector organisations to run National Citizen Service schemes in a market that could be worth up to £110 million by 2014.

Cabinet Office

15 February 2012

Winners of the Innovation in Giving Fund announced

The Cabinet Office and NESTA announced the first 15 investments to be funded from the £10million Innovation in Giving Fund which aims to find and back innovative ideas for increasing volunteering and charitable giving.

Cabinet Office

15 February 2012

New online guide makes social investment simple

Designed specially for voluntary and community organisations, this straightforward guide includes real examples of organisations that have used everything from a bridging loan to ‘patient capital’ to help grow and sustain their mission.


17 February 2012

Barclays cashless mobile payment app could be fundraising tool

Barclays has launched a mobile app which will enable consumers to send money via their phones and could introduce a new way for donors to give to charities.

Civil Societ

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