18 Sep 2014
The Charity Commission is meeting with the trustees of Society Network Foundation this week in an attempt to gather more information for its investigation into apparent misuse of a restricted government grant and payments to its chair and staff.
Moray Voluntary Service Organisation (MVSO), a Scottish support service for over 400 member voluntary organisations, is in liquidation due to a £60,000 pensions debt it cannot repay.
Richer and higher-achieving independent schools are giving a smaller proportion of their income in bursaries than less affluent schools, according to a report by the Sutton Trust and Staffordshire University.
The Charity Commission has ordered a charity set up by secretary of state for defence Liam Fox to cease its activities immediately due to their political nature.
Congratulations to the RNLI - this only goes to prove that working on long term (and short term for that matter) legacies really pays dividends in the end.
Plans to remove the exemption for charities on music licensing fees has again been delayed, with a spokesman for the Intellectual Property Office stating that the government hasn’t made a decision yet.
A new report from Acevo and Social Investment Business advises the government to create a Social Investment Retail Bank to be financed with government funds managed by Social Investment Business.
Interpal, a relief and development charity for Palestinians, has won a High Court battle against Express Newspapers which falsely accused it of supporting Hamas.
Nick Hurd has speculated that the Big Society Bank may not be a bank and could come to an end once its purpose of helping to develop a social investment market has been served.