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NPC’s Summer reads 2019

By Various NPC staff
on 9 August 2019 , 7 minute read

The NPC team provide recommendations on what books to read this summer.

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.

Dan Corry

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. 

Dan Corry

Charity tax commission

on 30 July 2019

Here NPC's Chief Executive Dan Corry provides highlights from his work on the recent Charity tax commission report.

Pink boats and mirrors: What are we learning about systems change?

on 26 July 2019 , 5 minute read

Organisations like Extinction Rebellion are pushing the concept of systems change, which the social sector has been using for some time, up the agenda. So what lessons can we offer on the subject?

What role can the social sector play in tackling youth crime?

on 22 July 2019 , 4 minute read

What is the social sector doing to reduce and prevent youth crime?

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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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.

Keeping children safe online – Why funders must step up

on 8 July 2019 , 5 minute read

Children today have grown up with technology all around them. But treating children like adults is a dangerous road to take. We believe charities and funders are well placed to be a leading voice in online safety.

Learning from the frontline

on 28 June 2019 , 5 minute read

Here Senior Consultant Rachel Tait, shares what she learned at a recent event on homelessness hosted by National Lottery Community Fund which aimed to inform their Partnerships funding.

The importance of people and place in creating effective lasting social change in communities

By Sally-Anne Greenfield
on 26 June 2019 , 4 minute read

Sally-Anne Greenfield, newly appointed trustee of NPC talks about why she believes our new strategy is an important step in the right direction.

Picture of a woman taking a photo of street art on her phone.

Can technology make us less lonely?

By Michelle Man and Thomas Abrams.
on 21 June 2019 , 5 minute read

Almost a third of groups we looked at are prioritising technology to overcome loneliness among young people. Here's how...

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