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A think tank and consultancy for the charity sector

Who we are

NPC is the think tank and consultancy for the social sector.

We help charities, foundations, philanthropists, impact investors, social enterprises, corporates, and the public sector to maximise social impact in the lives of the people they serve.


At NPC we create, develop, and test new ideas

We don’t believe in change for change’s sake, but if we’re serious about creating positive social change then we all need to get out of our comfort zones and adapt.

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At NPC we can help you improve your work so you can focus on the people you serve

We provide the tools and resources to enable charities and funders to work as efficiently and effectively as possible, making best use of their funding.

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At NPC we Use our data, voice and convening power to advocate for the sector

We work with policy makers and sector leaders to advocate for the right policies and regulation to enable charities to do their best work for the people who need them.

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NPC's team of experts can help

Making a positive difference isn’t easy. Whether you’re a charity or funder, social enterprise or philanthropist, private sector or public sector body, our team of charity experts can help.

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Resources & Insights

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Where next for social impact?

For 20 years NPC has been helping philanthropists and charities to maximise social impact in the lives of the people they serve. To mark our 20th birthday, we've been talking to leading figures and people doing things differently to ask: Where next for social impact?

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The cost of living crisis: Q&A with Chance Changing Lives and In Kind Direct

This is a question and answer piece with Chance Changing Lives, facilitated by In Kind Direct, uncovering the impact of the cost of living crisis on individuals and charities.

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Listen: Collaborating On The Climate Crisis

We need to better understand how the changing environment is going to impact different people, and ensure the most disadvantaged aren't worst affected.

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