Ethical fundraising: do we need a new regulator?

Ethical fundraising: do we need a new regulator?

In the latest in our series of articles for Arts Professional, Michelle Wright discusses how poor fundraising tactics have brought shame on the sector. Change is needed, but is a new regulator really the way to go?

"Fundraising can be the most brilliant profession. If you are raising money for a cause that you believe in, there is nothing like the buzz of it. And the current state of the economy has meant that fundraisers require even more ingenuity. It’s a profession not for the faint-hearted for sure, but for those wanting a challenge, what could be more exciting? Yet it has been a rough few months and as we see more scandal and problems come to light, I wonder just where we go from here..."

Read the full article on the Arts Professional website