Resource library

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

Investigation summary

Shelter: June 2021

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Coronavirus guidance

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Events and community fundraising guidance

This guidance was published on 19 April 2021. This guidance is part of a series of resources produced by the Fundraising Regulator and the Chartered Institute of Fundraising that aims to support chari...
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Investigation summary

Water Aid: September 2020

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Crawley Open House: September 2020

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Cash for Kids: September 2020

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LifeSpring Ministries: September 2020

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Church Urban Fund: June 2020

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Blind Veterans UK: March 2020

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Macmillan Cancer Support: March 2020

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The Salvation Army: December 2019

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Guidance

Charity challenge events

10 tips for taking part in events run by challenge event companies
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Guidance

Quick guide - Telephone preference service (TPS) compliance checking

Numbers listed on the Telephone Preference Service (TPS) register must not be called without consent. This quick guide is designed to help fundraising organisations understand when they need to check ...
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Guidance

GDPR briefing: community fundraising

The Fundraising Regulator has worked with the Institute of Fundraising to produce 6 briefings on GDPR. These “bitesize” guides are designed to be as accessible and as relevant as possible for fundrais...
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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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