Institute of Fundraising & Fundraising Regulator publish GDPR guidance

(via UKFundraising)


The Institute of Fundraising and the Fundraising Regulator have published joint guidance on the GDPR.

The guidance is based on the questions that charities have asked. It gives an overview of GDPR for charities and fundraisers, looks at different fundraising methods, and identifies ways in which personal data is likely to be used in each case. The material also signposts to more detailed guidance from key sources to fully equip fundraisers ahead of 25 May.

The six-part series can be downloaded from the IoF’s site and the topics are as follows:

  • GDPR and charitable fundraising – an introduction
  • Spotlight on fundraising
  • Spotlight on community fundraising
  • Spotlight on corporate fundraising
  • Spotlight on legacies
  • Spotlight on Trusts

The guidance is designed specifically for fundraisers and those in smaller organisations, and focuses on practical application of the law to real life scenarios. It will be available for free and is supported by regulators and membership bodies across the UK: the Charity Commission, NCVO and WCVA; the Charity Commission Northern Ireland and NICVA; and the Scottish Independent Fundraising Panel.

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