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Alex Miller

Good governance is rewarding

on 9 December 2020 , 3 minute read

Reward your trustees for their work during this crisis and learn from those who showed resilience over this tough period.

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Alex Miller

NPC Asks with Dame Louise Casey

on 4 December 2020

After Dame Louise Casey's recent warning that Britain was facing a ‘perfect storm of awfulness,' we invited her to speak at our NPC Q&A event on 2 December 2020. Full recording here.

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Dan Corry

Will the Spending Review end 2020 with a bang?

on 20 November 2020 , 4 minute read

After a bruising 2020, charities are cautiously hopeful that the Chancellor will deliver for them. But even if he does, it's his strategic decisions that are most likely to impact the sector.

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Dan Corry

Stories from small organisations that are improving their impact

on 18 November 2020 , 3 minute read

How have small organisations been understanding and improving the difference they make? A new collection of stories and tips from the Inspiring Impact programme focus on the role of smaller organisations during the pandemic and how they have adapted their impact measurement.

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Challenging the narrative around the ‘migrant crisis’

By Razia Shariff
on 9 November 2020 , 4 minute read

There has been a recent increase in the number of refugees and asylum seekers attempting to reach the UK by crossing the English Channel. How does KRAN support refugees, and hold thought leaders and opinion formers to account?

Will Hanford

NPC to help evaluate impact of Coronavirus Community Support Fund

on 2 September 2020

We are working with Ipsos MORI, who have been commissioned by The National Lottery Community Fund to evaluate the Coronavirus Community Support Fund.


2020 charity redundancies monitor

on 11 August 2020

In 2020, we have been collating all the publicly available information about redundancies in the charity sector, both actual and under consultation, so philanthropists can better target their giving.


The next stage of State of the Sector 2020: Has Covid-19 further overstretched charities?

on 7 August 2020 , 3 minute read

We want to further develop our State of the Sector 2020 research to highlight new challenges and advocate for change in the wake of the pandemic. Help shape the next stage of this project.

Alex Miller

Innovations, opportunities and ambition at NPC Ignites 2020

on 28 July 2020 , 3 minute read

NPC Ignites is going virtual, our 2020 conference will now take place fully online. It is more critical than ever that we come together to discuss the future of the sector and examine new solutions to the problems we currently face.

Tris Lumley

Building a giving strategy and giving you a run for your money

on 13 July 2020 , 4 minute read

NPC's Tris Lumley details a running challenge that he is tackling at the time of publication. Find out more about how to get involved, plus his quick thoughts on how to build a giving strategy.


Has the government ‘bailed out’ the charity sector?

on 23 June 2020 , 3 minute read

Our recent report shed some light on the government's £750m support package for charities. We highlighted where the money is being spent and which sub-funds are still open to applications but many questions about the government's approach still need answering.


In search of a standard grant application

By Marcelle Speller
on 28 May 2020 , 3 minute read

A standard grant proces has been talked about for a long time. Launched earlier this month, Brevio aims to be an answer. In this guest blog, founder and Chair Marcelle Speller explains how it works and why they set it up.