Civil Society: New free networking tool launched for development charities. “A new tool to allow development charities to network with other charities in the UK and abroad has been launched. The tool, NGO Explorer, is a website that allows charities to search for UK-based development charities by their location in the UK or overseas.”
Charity Digital News: The best data resources for UK charities. “In this article we’ve catalogued some of the best data resources for charities, looking at the partners and educational hubs that charities can use to get a step up into the world of data, and some of the best sources of open data to start exploring once they get a grasp on the ‘whys’ and ‘hows’.” Extensive list, mostly well-annotated.
Dublin People: Minister visits Swords for website launch . “MINISTER of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Sean Kyne, visited Fingal County Council’s headquarters in Swords recently to launch a website which contains comprehensive information about Ireland’s non-profit sector.”
UK Fundraising: New database unites public information on charities in England & Wales. “A free, open source charity data portal, CharityBase, has launched, providing public information on the activities, locations and finances of the 168,000 charities registered in England and Wales.”
On June 13, an Instagram campaign