News from United Kingdom

The Institute of Fundraising showcased the best of charity fundraising in the UK to a  reception at the House of Commons in January, in an event attended by MPs including Minister for Civil Society, Rob Wilson MP, and the Opposition Shadow Minister from the Labour Party, Steve Reed MP. 

Read more ...

The Fundraising Regulator for England and Wales has announced its plans for introducing a Fundraising Preference Service (FPS) in 2017. This was one of the measures proposed within Sir Stuart Etherington’s review of UK fundraising that followed a series of fundraising scandals in the national press during the spring and summer of 2015.

Read more ...

The Institute of Fundraising has updated its guidance aimed at helping charities better support donors who may be vulnerable.

Read more ...


The Institute of Fundraising (IoF) and the PFRA merged on 31 August to form a single membership body across the UK for fundraising.

Read more ...