12 Feb 2015
Marie Curie has today announced that it is merging its marketing, fundraising, communications, and policy and public affairs departments to create a new directorate.
The BeatBullying Group has entered voluntary liquidation after talks to rescue the charity’s services failed.
Breast Cancer Campaign and Breakthrough Breast Cancer have today announced that they will merge to create the UK’s largest breast cancer research charity.
Donors are put off claiming gift aid because they believe there will be a cost to the charity or themselves, and are unwilling to share personal information in case they are contacted with a fundraising ‘ask’, according to new research published today by HM Revenue & Customs.
RNIB chief executive criticises ‘arrogance’ of MPs who think charities must learn from private sector 3
21 Nov 2014
Lesley-Anne Alexander, chief executive of RNIB, yesterday said she had a “struggle with the arrogance” of politicians, including the minister for civil society, who believe charities must learn from private companies.
I hope this is an example that other medical charities will follow as it is very difficult to explain to the public why there are so many charities for certain causes.
The Ministry of Justice has awarded a £24m grant to Citizens Advice to provide support to witnesses at court over two years.
A £30m loan fund for the charity sector has been launched today with a £13.5m investment from Santander – believed to be the first time a high-street bank has made a direct investment in social investment.
Tower Hamlets council consistently ignored or overruled its own grantmaking guidelines when awarding grants to charities in the borough, an investigation instigated by the government has found.
6 Nov 2014
The Charity Commission has said it will update its guidance on charity trading following advice given from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.