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Highlights of Ignites

on 27 September 2018

#NPC Ignites is just two weeks away and excitement is building here at NPC towers. Here two members of staff discuss what they are most excited to see at the conference.

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Welcome to our new (more user-friendly) website

on 13 September 2018

Katy Murray, NPC Comms Manager, sets out some of the thinking behind our new website.

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Our long-term vision for the voluntary sector in criminal justice

on 28 June 2018

Consultant Grace Wyld sets out the three areas which will define NPC's criminal justice work over the next year.

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Submission to the civil society strategy

on 25 May 2018

Head of Policy, Nathan Yeowell, gives a brief rundown of NPC's submission to the civil society strategy.

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The 2017 budget at a glance

on 22 November 2017

What do charities need to know about today's budget? Our CEO Dan Corry runs through some of today's key announcements.

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Happy birthday to us! NPC turns 15

on 13 July 2017

NPC has been working for a decade and a half to improve the work of charitable organisations. Here our CEO Dan Corry explains why this milestone is no cause for rest, but merely a platform to continue to transform the charity sector.

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Queen’s Speech 2017: Heads down, there’s work to be done

on 21 June 2017

For what was billed to be a pared-down Queen's speech, there was a lot in the today's announcement of parliament's upcoming agenda. Patrick Murray, NPC's Head of Policy and External Affairs, gives a run down of what was said, what wasn't said, and what it all means for charities.

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Health Data Lab: An initiative whose time has come

on 14 March 2017

NPC and 24 leading charities have written to the Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt MP, asking for his backing and for a Health Data Lab. Read more about what this means and why it would help improve the impact of services on people’s health.

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Britain’s unsung national treasure: Trustees

on 18 January 2017

David Attenborough, Zadie Smith... and charity board members? Trustees are a national treasure, Ruth Gripper argues. And now there is a way to recognise their contribution.

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Charity sector news: A post-holidays catch-up

on 5 January 2017

While we may have been relaxing over the holidays, the ever-scrolling news cycle doesn’t rest. As we’re left with mince pie crumbs and 2017 stretches out before us, we bring you the charity news you missed to prep you for the new year.

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Looking ahead to 2017: A new year and a new milestone

on 4 January 2017

January is always a good time to refocus on your goals and ambitions—especially so for us at NPC, because 2017 marks our 15th anniversary. Here our CEO Dan Corry outlines some of the areas we'll be focused on in the coming year—from innovations in evaluation to user voice, impact management to how charities can support public services.

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2016 catch-up: Our year at a glance

on 22 December 2016

From guides, resources and events, to commentary on issues facing the sector, dip into the highlights from our year. A great way to catch up on anything you missed that you may find useful.

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