Links to social media such as blogs, podcasts, networks – covering issues of interest to people in the voluntary sector and also sample charity sites. For instance, charity or campaign blogs working to raise awareness or cash, communicate with the public, volunteers or members. Some blogs from further afield are under BlogWorld.

This page was originally compiled in 2006. There have been some updates since, with a tidy up December 2016.

Charity Commentary

On Charity Work

Charity Blogging

Campaign Blogs

Issue Blogs


Selected international (mainly American) sector blogs.


This site uses WordPress. Some sector-related WP links (self-hosted sites unless otherwise stated):

It is quite easy to set up a website for an organisation at, while the greater flexibility for ‘self-hosted’ sites (see comes with greater setting up requirements. sites typically have a web address of – you need one of their paid plans to use something like instead.