8 Oct 2015
Charities often do not ask foundations for enough money when they make grant applications, the former chair of the Barrow Cadbury Trust told delegates at the Labour conference earlier this week.
More than £60bn has been donated under gift aid in the 25 years since its introduction, according to analysis by the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF).
30 Sep 2015
Bryn Parry, the founder and chief executive of Help for Heroes, has refuted allegations made by The Times newspaper.
The last year saw the slowest growth in the the charity retail sector in more than a decade, according to figures published in the Charity Shops Survey 2015.
Charity Finance was (and is) a truly proper read for anyone working in this industry. It was like Daniel himself - decent, informative, full of integrity and with a sprinkling of humour to lighten the load.
29 Sep 2015
The Times has criticised Help for Heroes and the Ministry of Defence for allowing the cost of building recovery centres to spiral and creating more capacity than is needed.
Restrictive rules mean too much aid money is wasted on 'fundermediaries', rather than going to organisations on the ground who can spend it best, according to Civicus, a body which exists to strengthen civil society around the world.
Cancer Research UK and Age UK have criticised The Sun for producing an “incorrect” and “plain wrong” article on charitable spending, while other charities have also disputed the newspaper's figures.
The umbrella body for housing associations is asking its members to support a deal which would see them deliver right-to-buy initiatives, in return for the government abandoning legislation.
19 Nov 2015
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