Tag Archives: Funding

MORE ON THE PUZZLE OF BUSINESS/COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

Ian Leader, MD of Local Works Ltd , recently wrote an interesting  article which we are pleased to share here …  New Zealand ranks right up there in the list of most generous countries. We give freely of our money and … Continue reading

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Beyond the Sausage Sizzle: Five Fundraising Tips For Kiwi Charities

“One of the best things about New Zealand is the generosity and egalitarian spirit of our people.  New Zealand is the second most charitable country in the world, according to a recent report by the Charities Aid Foundation.  Around 400,000 New … Continue reading

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NFPs’ funding concerns increase

The publishing of the press release on this page does not represent endorsement (or otherwise) of any views expressed. The copyright of the publisher and sites to which we link is acknowledged. NFPs’ funding concerns increase: report Grant Thornton Press … Continue reading

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Opportunity Shops – New Accounting Standards …

RSM Hayes Audit have recently published an article looking at some of the accounting complexities that organisations running Opportunity Shops may experience under the new Financial Reporting Standards. How do you account for donated goods under the new standard? Using the … Continue reading

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Charities should target major donors in their 50s

Legacy consultant Richard Radcliffe tells delegates at the International Fundraising Congress that most charities ask people in their late 60’s for gifts, but wealthier people tend to make their wills a decade earlier ..  <Read full article from Third Sector website>

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Financial reporting landscape for Not for Profits confirmed

GRANT THORNTON have recently published a detailed summary of the two pieces of legislation outlining future financial reporting requirements for various types of reporting entities found in New Zealand. ” A countdown for Not for Profit entities has begun”. <Visit … Continue reading

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North Shore Community and Society Services Funding Directory – 2014 edition now available

North Shore Community and Society Services (NSCSS)Funding Directory – 2014 edition now available – details here

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NZ $1Million Workplace Giving Milestone

Staff within the Government’s own Social Development department have donated more than $1 million through payroll giving – becoming the first Government department to do so – Read full article

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Funding Sources

We are finding it difficult to find sources of funding for our non-profit. Can you provide any advice? In the current climate funding is difficult and charities are often in competition with each other for the relatively limited funding available. … Continue reading

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