Speaking frankly, acting boldly
Speaking frankly, acting boldly outlines some of the recent threats to charity campaigning, and reminds us of the successes campaigning has achieved. The report is a rallying cry to encourage charities to speak out on behalf of their beneficiaries.
It discusses the role of campaigning in the history and philosophy of charity, before going on to outline the public benefit which such activity creates. Finally, it examines the current campaigning climate.
Speaking frankly, acting boldly asserts that charities are a political necessity and that campaigning is integral to this. The ACEVO report is a clarion call for charity leaders to take courage from the convictions that inform their purpose and serve their beneficiaries.