International Charity Fraud Awareness Week 2019 Get involved between 21st and 25th October to help your organisation and the charity sector become more resilient to fraud. Like all sectors, charities are susceptible to fraud and can be seen as easy target for criminals. Fraud and cyber crime is on the rise, which is why it’s important for charities of all shapes, sizes and types to protect their income and assets by building strong defences. International Charity Fraud Awareness Week will encourage and empower charities to talk about fraud and share best practice. The award winning campaign is led by a coalition of over 40 charities, regulators, law enforcers, representative bodies and other not-for-profit stakeholders from across the globe. The main aims of the week are to: raise awareness of the key risks affecting the sector promote and share good counter-fraud practices promote honesty and openness about fraud To find out how you can get involved, click here.