Charity finance and fundraising - Frequently asked questions

Whether you're a new charity looking for help, or you've been established for a while and are looking for information on finance or fundraising, our answers to your most frequently-asked questions can help.

  • How do we set up a registered charity in the UK?

  • How are charities regulated in the UK?

  • What is the difference between a charitable foundation and a charity?

  • How can we register our charity for Gift Aid?

  • How do charities generate income?

  • What is voluntary income?

  • How do we start fundraising?

  • What is a social enterprise?

  • How can we invest our charity’s money?

  • How do we get a bank loan?

  • How do we close a charity?

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