People, Impact, Purpose: Introducing NPC Ignites 2019

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Support individuals and organisations

Our team of charity experts works directly with individuals and organisations in the charity sector to improve the impact they have on their chosen causes. And we publish free charity research, insights and resources on topics like theory of change and measuring social impact so that others can benefit.

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Challenge and inspire the charity sector

We challenge, inspire and help the charity sector to do the best it can. We bring our charity research, insights and expertise to the key issues it faces, highlight best practice, and bring people together to find solutions.

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Create the conditions for impact

We know that the charity sector needs the right conditions to help it achieve change—the right policy, the right infrastructure, the right funding. So, we’re working to make this happen.

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NPC Ignites
Events & Training

NPC Ignites: People, Impact, Purpose.

On 10 October 2019, 9:30 am5:00 pm
at 173 Euston Road

Book before 12 July to get your super early bird ticket. Our annual conference is designed to help charities keep pace with change and anticipate new trends and innovations to ensure their organisations are always maximising their social impact.

Resources

Our framework for Place

on 14 August 2019

The places where we live and work define who we are and what we do. We've developed this framework to share common characteristics we’ve identified from our consulting and think tank work, which we believe will prove invaluable for developing your own place-based projects.

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Blogs

Three asks for the new government

on 1 August 2019 , 5 minute read

Our letter to the incoming Minister for Civil Society (and former NPC staffer), Diana Barran. 

Blogs

How to harness the data revolution for social good

on 7 August 2019 , 5 minute read

The social sector has the power to turn the data revolution happening all around us into a cultural and systemic shift of such magnitude that it could change service provision fundamentally. Used for good, data has the power to radically transform our sector, and the lives of the people we serve.

Events & Training

Thinking big in your theory of change

On 22 October 2019, 10:00 am4:30 pm
at 4th floor Harling House, 47-51 Great Suffolk Street

Are you an organisation with a mission to tackle large and complex social issues? This workshop is aimed at organisations wanting to think big in their theory of change: to influence lasting social change in a complex area.

Blogs

Shifting power, changing lives

on 19 July 2019 , 5 minute read

How can funders boost the capacity of charities and communities advocating for change?

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Blogs

My best life

on 18 July 2019 , 5 minute read

Introducing our new open and collaborative initiative to develop digital solutions to the challenges young people face.

Resources

Walking the Talk

on 9 July 2019

Walking the Talk is our cross-sector partnership to help charities improve their diversity

Resources

The Building Connections Fund

on 5 August 2019

The cross-government £11.5m Building Connections Fund is a partnership between government, The National Lottery Community Fund, and the Co-op Foundation. NPC has conducted a qualitative evaluation of the role of co-design and community spaces in reducing loneliness for young people.

We have a team of around 40 staff, offering a range of industry knowledge and proficiency. Learn about their skills, experience, background and current work on everything from theory of change to philanthropy impact.

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