Media office archive

CAF is one of Europe’s largest charitable foundations. We produce research on charities and charitable giving, develop policy ideas and work with people, companies and charities to help good causes thrive.

Our Media team provides journalists with comments, interviews and information. We can be contacted 24/7 and have an ISDN line for broadcast interviews.

Our historical press releases are listed below. For the most current press releases, please visit the Media Office page.


Press releases

Contact our Media team

Press office direct line (24 hours): 03000 123 286
Media office email


CAF responds to appointment of new shadow charities minister

19 October 2016

Responding to the appointment of Steve Reed MP as Labour’s Shadow Minister for Civil Society, John Low, Chief Executive of the Charities Aid Foundation said:

“We’re pleased to welcome Steve Reed as the new Shadow Minister for Civil Society. Since being elected to Parliament, Steve has shown a ready willingness to work with charities and through his time as leader of Lambeth Council he clearly understands the contribution that charities can make to building stronger communities.

“There are many substantive issues affecting charities in Parliament at the moment, including the opportunities and challenges presented by Brexit. We look forward to working with him in the coming months.”

Notes to editors

1 Steve Reed MP contributed to CAF and ACEVO’s Red Book of the Voluntary Sector in 2015, and spoke at CAF’s events at Labour Party Conference in 2014 and 2015.


Back to top