I attended the Fundraising Regulator briefing, hosted by LCVS yesterday and wanted to draw your attention to the consultation that is currently being done with regard to the Fundraising Code. I would strongly encourage you to take part in the consultation.
I also want to share feedback from the briefing with you.
Consultation on the Code of Fundraising Practice – February 2017
In this first consultation on the Code of Fundraising Practice, the Fundraising Regulator seeks views on the following areas:
- Charity trustees
- The fundraising ask
- Solicitation (disclosure) statements
- Raising concerns about fundraising practice (Whistleblowing)
- People in vulnerable circumstances
- Charity collection bags
- Third parties
- General questions on the Code
Feedback from 8th March 2017 briefing hosted by LCVS
Here is the link to the Powerpoint presentation delivered by Policy Manager – Stephen Service The fundraising preference service – a guide for charities Fundraising regulator briefing 8th March 2017 powerpoint presentation Fundraising Regulator Briefing 8th March 2017 Q&A
Here is a Charity’s Guide to the Fundraising Preference Service which can also be downloaded from the Fundraising Regulator’s website. The fundraising preference service – a guide for charities
A number of interesting questions were asked and here is the transcript of these. Fundraising Regulator Briefing 8th March 2017 Q&A