- Newsletter. // Corporate Meetings & Incentives;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p35
An interview with Cindy Wheaton, former president of the Financial & Insurance Conference Planners (FICP) in the U.S., is presented. When asked about how she has improved the value that the FICP brings to its members, she refers to bringing the regions up to speed as one of her goals. Wheaton...
- Newsletter. // Financial & Insurance Meetings;Nov/Dec2008, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p40
This section contains an interview with Cindy Wheaton, president of the Financial & Insurance Conference Planners (FICP), and reports about FICP chapter meetings in 2008. Wheaton thinks that FICP must focus on maintaining and improving its services to planners and hospitality community such as...
- 'Increase lottery minimum.'. Hudson, Sophie // Third Sector;11/29/2011, Issue 686, p5
The article reports on the proposal of the National Council for Voluntary Organizations to increase the minimum proceeds of lottery winnings that go to charities in Great Britain.
- Best bet yet. // Business New Hampshire Magazine;Oct92, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p10
Reports that fiscal year 1992 was the best year yet for the Tri-State Lotto Commission, the group that oversees state-run lotteries in New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine. Ticket sales record in 1992; Reason for the record according to the commission.
- Lotteries Are Illegal, Unless. . . Mandel, Jed R. // Association Meetings;Feb2003, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p17
Discusses the legality of lotteries and contests conducted by companies and organizations. Elements that make games or contests illegal; Ways to conduct a legal raffle or sweepstakes; Reason behind the decision of contest organizers to eliminate the purchase requirement to participate in a contest.
- Health Lottery to be watched. Hudson, Sophie // Third Sector;12/6/2011, Issue 687, p7
The article reports on the statement of the British government for the National Council for Voluntary Organisations that it will monitor the Health Lottery carefully but needs more evidence about its impact before making a decision whether to change the regulation of society lotteries.
- Voluntary sector fears lottery merger. // Community Care;1/16/2003, Issue 1455, p8
Reports on that the voluntary sector has raised concerns over government proposals to merge lottery money distributors, Community Fund and the New Opportunities Fund in Great Britain. Implications of the merger for the future funding of the sector; Description given by a spokesperson for the...
- Desmond's Health Lottery faces boycott. Hudson, Sophie // Third Sector;10/4/2011, Issue 678, p4
The article announces the launch of Health Lottery, a charity for health equality in England in September 2011, as the Hospice Lotteries Association urges a boycott of the lottery that is perceived to rival hospice lotteries.
- Lottery shake-up could cost Scots. // Community Care;7/10/2003, Issue 1480, p7
Reports on the concerns raised by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) that Scottish charities could lose money under the proposed changes to the lottery. Overview of the changes; Demand of the SCVO.