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Queen's Speech 2015 - what's in it for families with grieving children?

Amongst discussions of the EU referendum and the Human Rights Act, it’s tricky to identify exactly what today’s announcement of the new Government’s legislative  intentions means for bereaved families. 630 more words

Charities are making big money by acting like venture capitalists

When the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation started giving money to a small biotech firm back in 2000, its moonshot of a best-case scenario was that the company would discover a new treatment for the debilitating disease. 821 more words


My Experience with Cancer Survivors' Fund

(I wrote this back in March but never published it anywhere. I think it deserves to be posted; if it prevents someone from interacting with this questionable organization — or at least take pause before doing so — then perhaps it’s worth it.) 473 more words


Celebrity Charities, Leonardo DiCaprio!

Leonardo DiCaprio is known for great movies such as The Wolf Of Wall Street, The Great Gatsby and most of all heart throb Jack Dawson in Titanic. 368 more words

Celeb News

Change the World through the Web

Google has teamed up with the Media Trust and Technology Trust to launch Grow Your Charity Online to help smaller charities get more out of being online. 124 more words


Social Media for Charities- A Need of Time?

Social media is omnipresent. A medium of communication that has spread its wings far and wide in a short span of time. Of course humans have always been social but only with people around him however now with the 21st century the shyness to connect with ‘strangers’ has faded. 372 more words

Social Media For Charities

Insights into the Third Sector: Part 2

Following on from the previous article about the third sector, many thanks to Emma McGowan, formerly Business Development Manager at Charityworks, and now of Let’s Work Better Together for her excellent guest post on advice for students wanting to develop a career in the third sector: 564 more words

Sector Insights