29 Sep 2016
Lord Rooker has said that charitable trusts should not see their capital as “sacrosanct” and that the House of Lords Committee on Charities might recommend that foundations should be forced to spend a certain amount.
The Office for Civil Society and Nesta have launched three grant funds totalling £4m to encourage people over 50 to volunteer.
The Prime Minister yesterday announced £80m worth of funding for two initiatives to support the youth sector, which will be delivered in partnership with the Big Lottery Fund.
The UK’s leading charity infrastructure bodies have seen their income fall by a quarter in the last four years, according to research conducted by Charity Finance magazine.
Community accounting services have “died a death in London”, after failing to develop social enterprise models, according to the chief executive of Community Accounting Plus.
He was just so nice - an over used word, but I can only ever see Daniel with a smile on his face. Genuine, wickedly funny, intelligent, oozing with foresight and interest.
The Libor process is worryingly unclear, but we should not be attacking the charities for receiving the grants, says Alice Sharman.
Acevo is not holding its annual dinner, which used to take place the evening before its annual conference, after years of losing money on its events programme.
Charity representative bodies have said they will be pushing the government to strengthen a bill to amend the Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme, which was introduced in the House of Commons earlier this week.