This week's blog summarises key findings from research we carried out earlier this year to determine what leaders from the grant-making sector perceive as the biggest challenges currently facing the sector, and their outlook on the future.
We're releasing the findings from research commissioned by John Ellerman Foundation in Spring 2021. We asked a selection of leaders from the grantmaking sector about their views on the main challenges facing the sector and their outlook on the future.
Has pride month become a branded holiday for UK companies and organisations to commercialise awareness instead of taking real action to support the LGBT+ community? This week's blog reflects on the real meaning of pride, how brands use their colours and provides tips to charity brands that want to support the movement.
Our latest blog follows our newly released report 'Why survey (charity) staff?' We reflect on why and how employee surveys are increasingly important in giving charity staff a platform to be heard and for organisations to begin to identify and address issues.
This week, we discuss charities that have tailored their messaging to appeal to issues that are high on the political agenda to effectively capture the attention of politicians within the devolved nations.
The events of the past year have brought mental health to the forefront of national conversation. We explore the profile of mental health after Covid-19 with data from our research with the general public.
The Covid-19 pandemic has brought with it unprecedented turbulence, impacting on life throughout the world. This report looks at some of the impacts it has had on the UK charity and voluntary sector over the last year.
This week's blog explores the first of three reports by Joe Saxton and Sarah Eberhardt about the impact that Covid-19 has had on charities over the last year and what the future is looking like for the sector.
In this week's blog, Tim Harrison-Byrne reflects on some of the challenges charities have faced in recent years and highlights examples of five charity brands that have been able to stand out in this difficult climate.
A charity's logo is an important part, but not the only part, of its brand and visual identity. This week we analyse some popular charity logo elements, discuss potential pit falls of rebranding and explore what makes a strong charity brand.
Loneliness is at the forefront of the public’s mind when they think about old age; but loneliness is not limited to older people. Our blog explores the impact of Covid-19 on older people charities, with a focus on how the issue of loneliness can be leveraged.
Over the last week we continued our series of polls to understand the public response to the pandemic and how it is impacting on charities. In this week's blog Cian reflects on some of the latest trends across the charity sector.
Covid-19 has greatly impacted the work of Fundraising Directors. Our blog proposes that the role is in need of a complete overhaul, and should encompass charity income maximisation in its broadest sense.