Fundraising

Groups need to diversify their fundraising and ensure they have durable and reliable sources of income to take them into the future. By developing a fundraising mix groups can be more sustainable and reduce the risk of having too much funding concentrated in one source. We provide resources, training and guidance on how to develop your fundraising techniques and sources. Find out more on our Fundraising Hub.

Look to NICVA to meet your training needs

23 Jul 2019Sandra Bailie Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, Governance, Fundraising, skills, courses, accreditation

September is approaching, we are thinking about “back to school” - are you thinking about your own learning and development needs in the next few months?

Marathon fever hits NICVA

2 May 2019Denise Copeland FundraisingFundraising

This Sunday, two relay teams from NICVA (and friends) will be pounding the streets of Belfast in an effort to raise funds for Sunshine Foundation Romania.  

JustGiving drops platform fees for UK charities

26 Mar 2019Shauna O'Neill Communications, FundraisingFundraising

JustGiving, the online giving platform, is removing fees from all fundraising campaigns and charitable donations in the UK from today (26 March 2019).

Useful resources from the Fundraising Regulation Seminar

14 Jun 2018Sandra Bailie Fundraising Regulationfundraising regulation, Fundraising, GDPR

There was a full house in NICVA for the fundraising regulation seminar on 12 June with Stephen Dunmore CEO of the Fundraising Regulator.

Practical GDPR guidance from Fundraising Regulator and IOF

26 Feb 2018Sandra Bailie Fundraising RegulationGDPR, Data protection, guidance, Fundraising, regulation, ICO

NICVA welcomes the joint guidance on GDPR released by Institute of Fundraising (IoF) and the Fundraising Regulator (FR) and reviewed and co-badged by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).

Guest post: What’s next for fundraising regulation in Northern Ireland?

10 Jan 2018Guest Author Fundraising RegulationFundraising, regulation, update, board member

This is the second in a series of blogs as the Fundraising Regulator develops its work with charities and the public in Northern Ireland. In this one Gerald Oppenheim, Head of Policy and Communications gives us an update on what's next. 

Guest Post: Introduction to The Fundraising Regulator (FR)

26 Sep 2017Sandra Bailie Fundraising RegulationFundraising, regulation, Charity commission

This is the first in a series of blogs from The Fundraising Regulator. The first one, by Stephen Dunmore Chief Executive of the FR, is an introduction to the Fundraising Regulator, an update on what has been happening and plans for the future.

Aviva Community Fund 2017 Coming Soon

16 Aug 2017Lynn Kennedy FundraisingFundraising

The Aviva Community Fund will be open for submissions from 12th September to 10th October 2017.  Could your project be a winner this year?  

Street Collections – Police issue reminder regarding Regulations

22 Jun 2017Denise Copeland Governance and Charity AdviceGovernance, fundraising regulation, Fundraising

The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) is responsible for granting permits for charity street collections and as such, have issued the following guidance to assist charities when conducting street collections.

Fundraising Regulator to oversee Charity Fundraising In Northern Ireland

16 Jun 2017Sandra Bailie Fundraising RegulationFundraising, regulation, fundraising regulator, standards, code of practice

NICVA is pleased to announce it has invited the Fundraising Regulator to oversee and regulate fundraising in Northern Ireland.