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The Value of Volunteers – In Response to Art Fund’s News

28th January, 2019 | By Laura Gabe

With the news that Art Fund is disbanding its volunteer programme, many have questioned the value of volunteer programmes. However, at Cause4 we see the real value in volunteer support, for individuals and companies and we’re scratching our heads as to why the Art Fund would make such a move.

Cause4's Pick of the Month - August 2019

1st August, 2019 | By Cause4 staff

It's a new month and the Cause4 team are excited to introduce another four inspiring individuals that are guiding the way in charity leadership, social entrepreneurship, Trusteeship and Arts Fundraising. Read on to meet our pick of the month for August. 

Olympic Legacy: Corporates can deliver it!

24th August, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

A recent article in PR Week reported that Populous research revealed that only three Olympic sponsors had secured significant brand recognition amongst 126 MPs whom it surveyed.

Pushing the boundaries of CSR...

22nd August, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

On 21st July 2011, an article in the London Evening Standard drew readers’ attention to the established café chain

State and Society - Shall the Twain Ever Meet?

18th August, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Of all the projects with which Cause4 is engaged, the one closest to my heart concerns an initiative designed to address findings by The Sutton Trust.

To give and where to give, that is the question...

15th August, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

In July this year, Tony Poderis, author of the widely acclaimed book It’s a Great Day to Fund Raise, posted a thought-provoking piece entitled ‘Why give to the

Interview with Mike de Giorgio CEO of Greenhouse.

10th August, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Mike di Giorgio gives an exclusive interview to Cause4Opinion to highlight his thoughts on philanthropy.

 

 

 

Exclusive interview with Lloyd Dorfman, Chairman of Travelex

4th August, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Lloyd Dorfman gives an exclusive interview to Cause4Opinion to highlight his thoughts on philanthropy.

 

A wealth of knowledge

3rd August, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Although this blog is bought to you from Nick Gandon’s account it was written by our intern Michael Heighway.

Big Society Bank – truly a game-changer?

1st August, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Big Society Capital will be the new name for the Big Society Bank which finally launched on Friday 29th July with its first investment being £1m into the Private Equity Foundation.

Philanthropist of the month: Yang Lan

28th July, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

July's Philanthropist of the Month is not a figure many readers will be familiar with.

More strategy in corporate philanthropy?

20th July, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

It will be tough for charities if the trends revealed in Deloitte’s latest report More than just giving are correct. The report says that while corporate responsibility is still essentially philanthropic, it is becoming increasingly strategic, meaning that large companies are focusing more on in-kind donations, which fit their own business objectives.