Resource library

Useful guidance, summaries of our investigations, and publications for donors and fundraisers.

Investigation summary

Operation Smile UK: December 2021

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The Wildheart Trust: December 2021

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The Humanitarian and Saving Lives Trust: December 2021

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Asian Foundation for Help: December 2021

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Guidance

Key behaviours you should expect from fundraisers: advice for the public

The following information is designed to help you understand the fundraising standards you can expect when you are asked to donate.
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Guidance

Key behaviours expected of fundraisers: guidance for fundraisers

This guidance is intended to help any person or organisation fundraising, or planning to fundraise, in the UK for a charitable cause to comply with the standards set out in the Code of Fundraising Pra...
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Charity bags: guidance for fundraisers

This guidance is intended to support charities and the companies they work with to understand the legal requirements and regulatory standards expected of them when distributing and collecting charity ...
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Investigation summary

The Krishnamurti Foundation Trust: June 2021

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Shelter: June 2021

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Guru Nanak Darbar Gurdwara, Oakengates: March 2021

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The PCC of The Ecclesiastical Parish of St John Cove: March 2021

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Guidance

Safer giving advice

This guidance is designed to provide practical advice to help you avoid fraudsters and scams, and make sure your money goes to support genuine charities.
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Guidance

Questions to ask fundraisers

Six questions that all fundraisers should be able to answer to help you to give safely.
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