18 Sep 2014
Tributes have been pouring in today for charity lawyer Stephen Lloyd, who died in a boating accident in Wales on Wednesday.
Changes to the Virgin Trains charity discount scheme will leave many charities worse off, according to the Directory of Social Change.
Office for Civil Society strategic partners who depend on the agency for at least 25 per cent of their funding will meet OCS officials next month to lobby for their grant to continue.
3SC will lead a consortium of charities in a bid to be the prime contractor for the Department for Work and Pensions' Work Progamme, a government scheme supporting the unemployed.
Tax avoidance may be legal, but it is still obnoxious. And the rest of us pay additional tax as a result. If I were asked whether the accountants and legal experts who set up these schemes are 'fit and proper persons', I know what my answer would be.
The social impact bond pilots by the Ministry of Justice look set to be oversubscribed with investors, according to Social Finance who is leading the £4.9m scheme.
Nick Hurd has told charities involved in public service delivery to expect longer contracts of up to ten years, payment-by-result models funded by the private sector, the end of full cost recovery and less money available for grants.
The National Trust for Scotland has promised to “drive forward an ambitious programme of change” after the final report of its independent strategic review outlined a range of governance and strategic criticisms.
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