News

Michigan’s Attorney General sues commercial donation collector

6th December, 2017

Michigan’s Attorney General has filed a lawsuit against ATRS, a Texas-headquartered company that owns and ... Read more...

Charity wins in marathon race clean-up

6th December, 2017

Runner’s World reports that the 50,000-plus competitors in the recent New York Marathon dumped over ... Read more...

Blockchain – fundraising of the future

6th December, 2017

The blockchain community launched a Philanthropy Foundation in September 2017, to promote the use of Blockchain technology ... Read more...

UK charity retail growth

6th December, 2017

The latest Quarterly Market Analysis Report (July to September 2017) published by the UK Charity Retail Association ... Read more...

Fast fashion angst

6th December, 2017

Charitable recyclers are well aware that fast fashion is both speeding up and dumbing down, ... Read more...

Australians are giving less to charity. Here’s why

1st November, 2017

Five trends in Australia’s giving to charity are identified in the analysis of the latest tax ... Read more...

Resident leads attack on donation bin dumpers

1st November, 2017

Highfields, Queensland resident and anti-litter activist Bill Kelly highlights the challenges and costs (social, as ... Read more...

“Professional bin divers” caught in the act

1st November, 2017

A team of “professional bin divers” turned up with head torches and step ladders to ... Read more...

Merger creates national asthma organisation

1st November, 2017

On 16th October 2017, Asthma Australia announced the merger with the ACT, NSW, Queensland, South ... Read more...

86% of Australians prefer buying secondhand rather than new goods – Gumtree

1st November, 2017

Gumtree’s Second Hand Economy Report 2017 is now available. It is based on a survey ... Read more...