10 Sep 2015
Charity Finance Group trustee Uday Thakkar resigned from the board last month, citing “serious concerns” with the organisation’s management and governance.
Kids Company had a tax bill of £590,000 waived by the government in 2003, it has been revealed.
Cuts in government funding will leave the charity sector facing a £4.6bn hole in its finances by 2018/19, according to a report published today by NCVO.
Nine charity sector umbrella organisations have warned the Chancellor that if he does not address the complexity issues surrounding the Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme in Wednesday’s Budget, increasing the amount charities can claim may not have any benefit.
A giant of the charity sector, but an even greater friend. I am truly devastated that Dave is no longer with us.
Futurebuilders England, the social investment fund, lost three per cent of the value of its loans, but was successful at demonstrating the effectiveness of social investment, according to an independent report published yesterday.
The tragic death of Olive Cooke was a defining moment for the sector and everyone involved in running a charity is responsible for addressing the issues, says Andrew Hind.
The most senior civil servant in the Cabinet Office warned against providing a £3m grant to Kids Company because the charity was unlikely to meet its conditions, but was overruled by ministers, letters published today reveal.
Charities with employees in local government pension schemes should have longer to pay off debts when they leave and those debts should be calculated on a more generous basis, a recent report has recommended.