13 Nov 2014
Age UK spent £1.81m on 120 redundancies in 2014, on top of £1.17m last year, as part of a review of the structure of the organisation, according to its latest annual accounts.
Addiction charities Addaction and KCA will merge next year to form what is likely to be one of the 90 largest charities registered in England and Wales.
There is an “overwhelming case” for an early review of the Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme because most of the charities it was aimed at either do not know about it, cannot understand it, or are not eligible for it, a group of umbrella bodies has said.
Surely a more accurate one-line representation of this study is that 6 out of 10 people DO stop for charity fundraisers?
The voluntary sector is experiencing a “revolving door” of staff with employee turnover levels at a post-recession high of 22 per cent, according to a People Count Third Sector Report released today by Agenda Consulting.
The Charity Tax Group is urging the government to improve the VAT system for charities in its Autumn Statement, and is calling on the extension of VAT rebate schemes for emergency services and hospices.
Civil society organisations must not give up the fight to influence policy and governments, the international executive director of Greenpeace has said.