OPINION: If the FPS is forced on the sector, charities should walk away from ‘self’-regulation

David Pearce

If the new Fundraising Regulator is bent on imposing damaging and impractical rules, David Pearce argues that its charities’ duty to walk away from self-regulation

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OPINION: The Fundraising Preference Service – a monologue with stakeholders

Plymouth Business SchoolProfessor Adrian Sargeant

Adrian Sargeant has read the consultation document on how the Fundraising Preference Service might operate. He’s found quite a bit wrong with it.

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NEW IDEAS: The ideological attack on fundraising, Part 3 – Why we need an ideological defence

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In the third and final part of his exploration of the attacks on fundraising, Ian MacQuillin argues that the ideological narrative the profession needs to defend itself is undermined by anti-fundraising attitudes in its midst.

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NEW IDEAS: The ideological attack on fundraising, Part 1 – happenstance, coincidence, or enemy action?

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The current attacks on fundraising are part of a wider ideology about how charity ought to operate. In the first of a three-part blog, Ian MacQuillin makes the case why the attacks on charity should be thought of as ideological.

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NEWS: Listening to fundraisers to make regulation work

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Rogare advisory panel members Amanda Shepard and Adrian Salmon report on the meeting we co-hosted with nfpSynergy this month to discuss fundraising regulation.

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OPINION: What if…the FPS could work?

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There’s been a lot of criticism of the proposed Fundraising Preference Service, but little of that has been directed at how the FPS could work in practice. Joe Jenkins outlines 17 possibilities.

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OPINION: Dare you pick up the poisoned chalice of the FPS?

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It’s up to the sector to make the FPS work and failure is not an option. Ian MacQuillin says fundraisers will be damned if they do and damned if they don’t.

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