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click here A platform for exploring all things nonprofit: charity, philanthropy, fundraising, marketing, volunteerism, nonprofit management and more. Let’s discuss the realities of nonprofit and charitable life – what works, what doesn’t and the way forward. Read the articles, have your say. Let’s start the conversation…

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Working in a nonprofit organisation

Working in a nonprofit organisation: the good, the bad and the ugly

A lot of people would like to work for a nonprofit and of course a lot of people already do. So what do people who do work in nonprofit organisations ...
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Coffee, cake and charity

Coffee, cake and charity?

By Vanessa McHardy, MA Integrative Child Psychotherapist and Neil Gamble, Chairman and Director of Companies and Retired CEO. Can we have our cake and eat it? And at what cost ...
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Charities Cold Calling UK

Charities, cold-calling and the nature of giving: just how charitable is it?

By Eunice Minford ~ MA FRCS Ed Consultant Surgeon with an interest in current affairs, transparency, responsibility and accountability in all spheres of life. Last year in the UK we ...
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Image of words on a scrabble board Self and Altruism

Why are nonprofits so dysfunctional?

I’ve been working in the nonprofit sector in various capacities for a while now. My first foray was in 1994, on a sub-committee of a national peak body in the food ...
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