12 Feb 2015
The Big Society Network was set up to help deliver David Cameron’s Big Society vision. But its close links to the government – and the ease with which it won public money – means the concept is now discredited. By Tania Mason.
Mergers require special consideration for the employees. Christina Morton explains the regulations that you should pay attention to.
A recent European ruling threatens UK salary sacrifice schemes. Robert Warne runs through the possible implications.
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 Payments Council has decided not to push ahead with the abolition of cheques unless charities and other organisations are prepared for it.
Charities could find new opportunities for donors among higher rate tax-paying families not wanting to lose their child benefit under the government’s new plans for state benefits, according to professor of charity studies Gareth Morgan.
Arts organisations are facing an across-the-board 6.9 per cent cut in funding next financial year as Arts Council England plans how to absorb the “severe” 29.6 per cent cut to its budget over the next four years.
Minister for civil society Nick Hurd faced a barrage of questions and concerns about how the new government’s cuts and plans are impacting the sector, at a roundtable event organised by the Directory of Social Change yesterday.