Briefings

As a leading voice in the sector, we work to develop evidence-based policy positions and from these campaign to create real and positive change. We have a long history of successfully advocating on behalf charities.

Consultations

CAF regularly responds to government and select committee consultations and calls for evidence. We advocate for a positive regulatory and tax environment for charities, and policies to encourage philanthropy and charitable giving, and support charity resilience.

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    Giving at Work

    The next stage of the Inquiry focused on employment; how people can support charities throughout their working life, employers can improve loyalty and staff skills and how people increasingly want to work for organisations committed to social good.
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    Growing up Giving 2013 report

    The first stage of the Inquiry looked at how younger people support good causes, learn about charities, can use charitable activity to boost their opportunities, as well as how charities can make themselves accessible to younger audiences.
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    CAF response to FCA Call for Ideas on Regulatory Barriers to Social Investment

    This is our response to an FCA Call for Ideas on Regulatory Barriers to Social Investment.

Media office


We aim to respond positively and openly to the wide range of media requests we receive and can be contacted 24/7.

Policy and campaigns


We work to build a stronger charitable sector in the UK and across the world by running campaigns, influencing government and encouraging people to give to good causes.

Public Affairs blog


Keep up-to-date with our views on the latest charity sector developments and get our take on what’s happening in the world of government and politics.