13 Nov 2014
BeatBullying will go into administration after suffering “significant financial difficulties”, the charity’s trustees have said in a statement.
No longer just the preserve of the smaller charity, pooled funds are an increasingly popular means of investing. Gareth Jones trawls the pool.
The Charity Tribunal has been asked to consider how the public benefit test should apply to fee-charging schools.
Welfare minister Steve Webb has said Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan-Smith is looking at ensuring smaller providers get access to delivery of services in the new Welfare to Work programme.
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.
Sector figures paid warm and heartfelt tributes to erstwhile Charity Commission chief executive Andrew Hind last night as the regulator’s annual public meeting doubled up as a leaving reception.
A Herald Scotland story which claimed that 8,000 Scottish charities could not afford charitable status due to accountancy costs has been labelled “inaccurate” by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations in defence of the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator.
Over 70 per cent of charities anticipate a fall in at least one of their main sources of income over the next year, according to a new report from PKF and CFDG on managing risk.
Nearly two-thirds of charity leaders expect their organisation’s financial situation to worsen over the next year, according to the latest Charity Forecast Survey from NCVO.