Why you shouldn’t set up a charity

Why you shouldn’t set up a charity

Most charities are set up with the best of intentions – often in memorial for a loved one, to support a need in the community, or because there’s a specific cause to champion. But what people don’t realise is just how much governance charities need to have in place,...
7 inspirational stories our world needs more of

7 inspirational stories our world needs more of

While I’m passionate about charities and the important work they do, it’s specifically newly established, small and medium-size charities that I’m keen to support. Often started in response to personal circumstances or a much-needed service within the community, these...
Rising Girl, the story so far…

Rising Girl, the story so far…

Guest Post by Emb Hashmi, Award winning Journalist at BBC , Podcast Host and Social Entrepreneur. Rising Girl started its journey as a short four-minute film focusing on one young girls struggle risking life and limb to get to school in a remote part of Pakistan. Her...
Engaging sponsors for your small UK charity

Engaging sponsors for your small UK charity

There are two types of sponsors that every charity needs to engage if they are to thrive. The first are sponsors who give money so the charity has the funding it needs to continue providing services to beneficiaries, and/or expand the offering. And sponsors who give...