It’s easy to fundraise while you shop online!

The third sector has been hard hit by the coronavirus pandemic, with many of our members facing significant revenue challenges during lockdown. As part of our aim to provide funding support to voluntary groups and...

Preparing for interview? Don’t be afraid to ask questions!

By Fidelis Navas: Founder and MD, Gamma Talent: Responsible Recruitment for the Third Sector www.gammatalent.com I was recently reminded of a time that I went for an interview. I was rushing to get there on time...

5 reasons why audiobooks are amazing! Free audiobook membership opportunity in Birmingham

Whether it’s discovering a classic for the first time, or relaxing with an old favourite, reading can have a huge impact on our mental wellbeing. A 2018 Reading Agency study found that children who...

Modern Slavery Handbook for front line workers

London Homelessness charity The Passage has produced a Modern Slavery Handbook which explains what slavery looks like in the homeless community, what to watch out for and what you can do about it.

Small charities encouraged to apply for website grant

A new funding programme designed to help the development of new websites for small charities is available, thanks to The Transform Foundation. Charities with incomes below £350,000, who are not eligible for Transform's main Website Grant,...

Interviews and the importance of feedback – for everyone!

By Fidelis Navas: Founder and MD, Gamma Talent: Responsible Recruitment for the Third Sector www.gammatalent.com I am a member of a Facebook group for fundraisers. It’s professionally fascinating, and helpful – social media at its finest...

Why should I? To plan or not to plan for your end of life...

End of Life Doula shares her experiences on the outlook many have when it comes to talking about death, especially with the current situation of COVID-19.

How to create an ideal CV and use it to supercharge your job hunt

By Fidelis Navas: Founder and MD, Gamma Talent: Responsible Recruitment for the Third Sector www.gammatalent.com Getting the CV updated. Remembering the names of strategic partner organisations who no longer exist. Recalling old job titles. Googling different...

Think you can’t afford to build a strong brand?

Well now’s the time to think again! It’s the age-old conundrum – not-for-profits need a strong, compelling brand to help them stand out and raise the funds they need but spending money on developing that...

£2 million fund from The National Lottery to bring people together and boost community...

The £2 million fund coincides with research showing that nearly half of adults (45%) in the West Midlands say community spirit is strong in their local neighbourhood To mark The National Lottery’s 25th...