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The Value of Well-Judged Reserves

11th November, 2019 | By Naomi Chapman

Recent articles published by Sky News and the Times cast a negative light on the UK’s military charities, claiming that the largest in the sector were hoarding money whilst failing to support vulnerable veterans.

The Charity Digital Code of Practice – Helping charities join the Fourth Industrial Revolution

30th November, 2018 | By Emily Clarke

Cause4 has launched the first Digital Code of Practice for charities – a brand new resource designed to help charities use digital to increase impact, develop skills and improve sustainability.

Daily Update: Power to the People's Budget?

8th November, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Penned by our intern Ronan. Amid the clamour of complaint about Government spending cuts, one new campaign stands out as both bold and pragmatic – a rare combination in political debate. The People’s Budget calls for Participatory Budgeting in UK local government.

Daily Update: Living Legacy10?

7th November, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

In light of the Legacy10 launch, I would like to add to Sophie’s comment.

Daily Update: Legacy10 - A step in the right direction?

3rd November, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Yesterday, saw the launch of Legacy10 - a nationwide drive to increase the number of people in the UK who leave money to charity in their wills.

Daily Update: Poor Practice or Fair and Reasonable?

2nd November, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Imagine for a moment that you have decided to take on the challenge of raising funds for a charity you care about, collecting money for a sponsored event. After managing to raise a substantial sum towards the cause, you realise you cannot meet the minimum target to participate in the event and decide to pull out. You phone your chosen charity and reluctantly tell them that you can no longer participate, but reassure them that the donors will allow them to keep the money raised.

Nowhereisland: Costing us the Earth?

1st November, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

The London 2012 Cultural Olympiad is pitched to be ‘the largest cultural celebration in the history of the modern Olympic and Paralympic Movements’, designed to celebrate the leading artists from all over the UK.

Daily Update: Has The Health Lottery Set an Unhealthy Precedent?

31st October, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Penned by our intern Ronan McDonald:

Daily Update: Can A Social Stock Exchange Save the Financial System?

26th October, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

In growing numbers, people around the world have been showing their discontent for the global financial system with protests springing up in various countries following the original Occupy Wall Street campaign.

Daily Update: A look back at the Philanthropy Review

25th October, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

It has been four months since the Philanthropy Review was published and in today's update we take a look back at what Thomas Hughes-Hallett, Ch

Daily Update: Fundraisers need to widen their focus.

24th October, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Penned by our intern Ronan McDonald