ACF and the Funder Safeguarding Collaborative (FSC) have launched a new safeguarding framework, updating the one first developed by ACF in 2018. The revised framework incorporates new regulatory guidance from across the UK and research conducted by FSC with foundations to identify positive funder safeguarding practices.
24 March 2021 Read the full article
ACF responds to Government plans to implement the Law Commission recommendations on technical changes to charity law to reduce some of the unnecessary burdens on charities.
22 March 2021 Read the full article
The Association of Charitable Foundations (ACF) is delighted to announce that Jim Cooke has been appointed as the first Head of the Funders’ Collaborative Hub, to lead the Hub’s work throughout 2021.
8 February 2021 Read the full article
Samantha Magne, Knowledge & Learning Manager at The National Lottery Community Fund, considers the early lessons from the Growth Fund evaluation
4 February 2021 Read the full article
Carol Mack, ACF’s Chief Executive, was this week appointed as a new board member for Dafne, the network that brings together donors and foundations associations in Europe. In this blog, Carol explains why she stood for election to Dafne and why engaging internationally with other European colleagues matters to foundations after Brexit.
22 January 2021 Read the full article