Charities are not taking steps to improve their transparency, with information about admin costs, trustee expenses and chief executive salaries “in a pdf and difficult to find”, new research by nfpSynergy has found.
Lord Hodgson and NCVO will host a roundtable next month to start discussions over charities paying towards the running of the Charity Commission, Paula Sussex told the Charity Finance Summit.
In the second of a series of articles on the future of the voluntary
sector, Dan Corry examines the role charities play in delivering public services.
George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer, has been criticised for having an outdated view of the sector after he accused charities of being “anti-business” during a speech last week.
Surely a more accurate one-line representation of this study is that 6 out of 10 people DO stop for charity fundraisers?
The Cabinet Office has today announced a review of the Social Value Act, to look into the potential for it to be extended more widely.
The Law Commission has recommended new rules to give charities a statutory power to make social investments in a paper published today.
The political landscape that charities operate in looks set to change following the Scottish decision to vote against independence, NCVO has warned.
Sector leaders warned yesterday that charities need to get better at answering the public’s questions if the sector is to hold on to high levels of trust.