18 Sep 2014
The Charity Commission is meeting with the trustees of Society Network Foundation this week in an attempt to gather more information for its investigation into apparent misuse of a restricted government grant and payments to its chair and staff.
The new foundation being set up by former Big Society Network chief executive Steve Moore has applied for charitable status.
It has emerged that other Muslim organisations, including the Finsbury Park Mosque, as well as individuals have been informed that their bank accounts will be closed by HSBC.
Voluntary Services Overseas saw its income increase by 20 per cent to £68.7m in 2013/14, according to its latest annual report.
Oxfam’s total income rose by more than £21m to £389m in the year to March 2014, according to its annual report and accounts published today.
Congratulations to the RNLI - this only goes to prove that working on long term (and short term for that matter) legacies really pays dividends in the end.
Wage bill savings at the Charity Commission have finally outweighed the direct costs of making a third of its staff redundant. But Tania Mason wonders if it is a false economy.
A man has admitted pocketing £300,000 donated by members of the public who believed it would go to Help for Heroes.
Half a million people who volunteer in their local community should be given council tax rebates, the Local Government Association has recommended.