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Donor dysfunction: How Thankyou is turning its charity work upside down

Social enterprise and household goods brand Thankyou is overhauling how it funds charities and organisations around the world. Thankyou commits 100 per cent of its business’ takings to the goal of ending extreme poverty, and up until recently, it would fund targeted initiatives around the world. But last week, the business announced it will implement a concept known as ‘unrestricted funding’, which allows recipients to use the money for what is actually needed on the ground, rather than ty