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  • Charity Commission Inquiry Review

    21 May 2018

    Helen Harvie reviews a selection of recent Charity Commission inquiry Reports from the last few months and draws together some relevant themes for the sector.…

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  • The future of fundraising

    21 May 2018

    Kenji Batchelor, Associate at Barlow Robbins speaks with three professional fundraisers on their roles, challenges and opportunities for the year ahead.…

    Articles
  • Phishing: is your charity next?

    21 May 2018

    All organisations have a tough challenge keeping up to date with cyber security risks, but charities are likely to suffer greater damage to their reputation if they fall victim...…

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  • Charities Governance Health Check

    01 May 2018

    It’s easy to spot spectacularly bad charity governance when it’s reported in the news but what does good governance look like? Is there an objective standard charities can review their performance against or is it a case of the blind leading the blind…

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  • Time for a Governance Check-Up?

    02 November 2017

    You may already be aware that the long-awaited update to the code of governance for charities (“the Code”) – developed by a steering group of charity umbrella bodies – was published in July this year.…

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  • The Charities Review Issue 1

    07 June 2017

    Welcome to the inaugural issue of our Charities Review; I hope you will find it an interesting and useful read!…

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  • Data Protection Weather Warnings (GDPR)

    07 June 2017

    It has been heavy data protection weather for charities for some time. It was December last year when the ICO fined the RSPCA £25,000 and the British Heart Foundation £18,000 and there were further fines for 11 more big charities...…

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  • Barlow Robbins Annual Charity Forum 2017

    07 June 2017

    Over 100 of our clients and professional colleagues joined us at Pennyhill Park Hotel, Bagshot, on Monday 8 May for our Annual Charities Forum.…

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  • Technology That Enables WWF UK’s Mission

    31 May 2017

    WWF, like other organisations, is completely reliant on IT for business operation and innovation. Technology clearly has a strong embedded future within the organisation...…

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