National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO)

National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO)

Regent's Wharf
8 All Saints Street
London
N1 9RL
T: 020 7713 6161
F: 020 7713 6300
ncvo@ncvo-vol.org.uk
www.ncvo-vol.org.uk

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Charity Commission backs down over campaigning spend in annual return

The Charity Commission has said it will not ask charities for their campaigning spend in their annual returns for 2015, but sector infrastructure bodies have criticised a suggestion it may ask for this information in future years.

NCVO income up 7 per cent to £9.59m

NCVO increased its income by 7 per cent to £9.59m in the year to March 2014, according to its annual report and accounts, published today.

'Charities better at talking transparency than actually being transparent' nfpSynergy report finds

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 to host roundtable on charities funding the Charity Commission

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.

It is incredibly important that charities raise larger concerns about broader issues, rather than only focusing on the immediate situation.

» Brooks Newmark: charities should keep out of politics

'The danger is that too much of the sector has become obsessed with trying to win contracts'

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 (image credit: M Holland)

George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer, has been criticised for having an outdated view of the sector after he accused charities of being “anti-business” during a speech last week.

Lord Young

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.

Law Commission proposes statutory power to make social investment

The Law Commission has recommended new rules to give charities a statutory power to make social investments in a paper published today.


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