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Privacy Act 2020 – What you need to know

Privacy Act 2020 – What you need to know Coat Of Arms Of Nz

All not-for-profits deal with data about people, including donors. The Privacy Act 2020 came into force on 1 December 2020 and provides rules that NFP’s must comply with when collecting and using this data, so it’s important you understand your legal obligations. *The Privacy Act 2020 has 13 Information Privacy Principles which you are expected […]

Take us up on a free fundraising assessment!

Take us up on a free fundraising assessment! Barrer & Co team

Are you: Worried about the impact of the COVID-19 Level 4 lockdown on your charity’s income? Taking stock of your fundraising strategy? Thinking about moving away from events-based fundraising to diversify your income streams? Feel like you’re stuck in a fundraising rut, or just starting out? And you want some objective advice and guidance from […]

“Improving Your Cyber Defences” interactive event for not-for-profit leaders

“Improving Your Cyber Defences” interactive event for not-for-profit leaders Peter Bailey

• How can you minimise the risk of being hacked?• What are the points of vulnerability in your organisation? Cyber security threats are currently affecting all organisations, both internationally and in New Zealand. A recent example you may have heard about is Otago and Auckland universities being victims of an international data security breach in […]

Christchurch School of Music Fundraising Event

Christchurch School of Music Fundraising Event CSM Commonthreads event

A fantastic fundraising event is being held for the Christchurch School of Music, combining fashion, art and music. Presented by BellaBean Vintage, Common Threads will be a colourful and unique fashion show matched with the beautiful art of Louise Henderson and Reuben Paterson and accompanied by live music from the fabulous Jennine Bailey with Tom […]

Incorporated Societies Bill – Reform on the Horizon

Incorporated Societies Bill – Reform on the Horizon Parliament debating chamber

The Incorporated Societies Bill 2021 is set to bring about big changes for the 24,000 societies currently on the Incorporated Society Register. The bill proposes to put in place a modern framework of basic legal, governance, and accountability obligations for incorporated societies and those who run them, including: Putting in place six express duties on […]

Bequest Workshop Coming Up

Bequest Workshop Coming Up Kathryn Marshall

Thinking about getting into bequest fundraising for your charity? Make sure you sign up for the upcoming Fundraising Institute (FINZ) Southern roundtable session! Our very own Principal Consultant Kathryn Marshall is presenting the session, joined by one of our lovely clients, Val Carter from Home & Family. Having worked with Barrer & Co to implement […]

Changes to the Trusts Act 2019

Changes to the Trusts Act 2019 Coat Of Arms Of Nz

The Trusts Act 2019, which came into force on 30 January 2021, is the first major trust law reform in New Zealand in 70 years. There are now greater compliance requirements for trusts, and all trustees are required to contact beneficiaries and supply them with basic trust information. This means that compliance duties will increase […]

Cryptocurrency donations on the rise in NZ

Cryptocurrency donations on the rise in NZ Digital Currency

New Zealand charity Heart Kids has received three cryptocurrency donations totalling over $2,000 in two months. Chief Executive Mark Longbottom said it was a potentially lucrative source of revenue not affected by the global pandemic.  With traditional fundraising activities being disrupted because of Covid-19 last year, and a desire to attract younger donors, Heart Kids decided to investigate […]

Barrer & Co Welcomes Pollyanne Peña

Barrer & Co Welcomes Pollyanne Peña Team Pollyanne Pena

In August we welcomed a new Fundraising Consultant to our team, Pollyanne Peña. Polly has worked in community development and fundraising for a range of not-for-profits over the last six years including Shakti Community Council, National Collective of Independent Women’s Refuges and Royal New Zealand Plunket Trust. Polly excels at balancing the minutiae of complex […]

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