Those attending Fundraising Week recently could be forgiven for scratching their heads and leaving none the wiser about the future of fundraising.
Rob Wilson MP, the Minister for Civil Society, called on charities to prepare for 'opt-in' for fundraising
– noting that the focus should be less on the Fundraising Preference Service (FPS) and more on the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) due to come into force in 2018.: The GDPR is the biggest change to data protection law in 20 years. The starting gun has been fired: you now have two years to May 2018 to prepare for the the new data protection regime.
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