18 Sep 2014
The trustees of the Society Network Foundation, the Big Society Network charity, have issued a statement denying that the two organisations misused money and used political pressure to secure more than £3m of funding.
The Charity Commission has removed ten charities from the register after finding they had made fraudulent applications.
A group of Oxford students have produced a music video of their cover of a Shakira single for hospice charity Helen & Douglas House.
Our weekly round-up of outlandish and interesting information collected from the corners of the charity sector.
So B&B operators cannot refuse gay couples a bed in their own home yet banks can assume muslim organisations might be laundering money for terrorists without any criminal act being proved. Its a strange world.
Homelessness charity Centrepoint has been announced as one of the winners of this year’s Google Impact Challenge, while the Royal National Institute of the Blind has been awarded the people’s choice award.
Ciaran Devane, chief executive of Macmillan Cancer Support, is to leave after seven years as chief executive to head up the British Council.
The British Heart Foundation has announced three appointments to its executive group ahead of launching a new strategy for tackling cardiovascular disease.
The Jimmy Savile Charitable Trust has been granted permission to appeal against the agreed system of compensation for victims of the presenter, despite not being obliged to pay any money out itself.