Events, Resources

Improving records management in charities – a new toolkit

What records do charities need to keep? How long should they be retained? What legislation and regulations on record keeping do charities need to comply with? I’m very pleased to announce that our new toolkit to help charities and voluntary organisations…

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News, Resources

Using Voluntary Sector Archives in Teaching

Over the past few weeks I’ve been preparing the content for a new module ‘Voluntary Organisations, NGOs and the British Public, 1918-1985’ that I will teach to UCL history undergraduates from October, as well as revising a course on twentieth…

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Registration Open for ‘Recording the Voluntary Sector’, 5th June 2015, The British Academy

We are delighted to announce that registration is now open for ‘Recording the Voluntary Sector’ which will officially launch the British Academy research project ‘Digitising the Mixed Economy of Welfare in Britain.’ This is a five year infrastructure project led by…

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News

Barnardo’s photographic archive under threat of destruction

News broke last week that the photographic archive of children’s charity Barnardo’s is to be destroyed as there is not enough physical space at its host institution. British Photographic History explain that while the images in the collection will be…

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