The Charity Commission and the Fundraising Regulator have jointly issues some timely advice on how to give safely, to support those affected by the war in Ukraine or elsewhere. You can read their full article here https://www.gov.uk/government/news/statement-on-ukraine-crisis-and-its-implications-for-charities, and it covers important topics including:
- Running effective and impactful appeals
- Holding, moving and receiving funds safely
- Guidance for trustees when working in high-risk area
- Knowing your donors
We would encourage all Trustee Boards to use it at their next meeting.