Public Compliance Statement

  •  Fighting Blindness is committed to complying with the Statement for Guiding Principles for Fundraising and has formally discussed and adopted the Statement at a meeting of the governing body.
  •  Fighting Blindness confirms its commitment to the principles set out in the Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising by a statement to that effect in its annual report.
  •  Fighting Blindness has a Donor Charter which is consistent with the Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising.
  •  Fighting Blindness regularly monitors compliance with the Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising and compliance reports are received regularly by the Board of Directors.
  •  Fighting Blindness considers the Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising when planning all fundraising activity.
  •  Fighting Blindness has a policy on working with third party fundraisers.
  •  Fighting Blindness provides honest, open and transparent disclosure when fundraising from the public.
  •  Fighting Blindness has appointed the Head of Fundraising to be responsible for compliance with the Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising.
  •  Fighting Blindness ensures that fundraising staff are provided with information and training on the Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising and its implementation.
  •  Fighting Blindness has a feedback and complaints procedure consistent with the Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising. Feedback is recorded for review by relevant staff including the CEO and Board of Directors when appropriate. Feedback is responded to promptly and appropriately.
  •  Fighting Blindness prepares financial reports consistent with the requirements of the Charities Act 2009 which include a statement concerning the extent to which control of the organisation is independent of its funding sources.
  •  Fighting Blindness ensures that all donations are tracked and recorded and complies with data protection requirements.
  •  Fighting Blindness is accessible to the public through a number of readily available contact options.