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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.

Celebrating Trustees in Honour of Trustees Week

12th November, 2018 | By Cause4 staff

To mark Trustees Week – a fantastic annual event showcasing the great work that Trustees do – we thought it would be a good opportunity to bring back to the limelight all of those Trustees we have celebrated over the last year.

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.

Is Vodafone ushering in a new generation of givers?

19th July, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

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

Volunteering fettered by Health and Safety gone mad?

18th July, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Grand Slam in Philanthropy from Roger Federer

14th July, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Superstar tennis player Roger Federer has announced that he is planning to launch a major educational project in Malawi through the Roger Federer Foundation.

The 16-time Grand Slam champion is planning a $3.3 million school project to support 54,000 Malawian children in school over the next 10 years in partnership with the Malawi branch of Action Aid.

Social Enterprises set to continue growing...

12th July, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

In June 2010 the RBS SE100 Data Report was launched to reveal, for the first time, results tracking the growth of social enterprises in the UK.

Can UK philanthropists follow suit?

11th July, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Sir Terence Conran – philanthropist of the month

8th July, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

Endowments – A Legacy for the Future?

7th July, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

London 2012 sponsors – what’s the legacy?

23rd June, 2011 | By Cause4 staff

With London 2012 just a year away the country, if not the world, is getting pretty excited about sport.