13 Nov 2014
Consumers charity Which? spent just under 7 per cent of its total income on senior staff salaries, with its chief executive earning up to £340,000, according to its recently published annual accounts.
Croydon Council has restored £72,000 in funding for two charities which were part of a cull in June that saw spending on the voluntary sector slashed by around 60 per cent by the council.
The truth about the amount of government funding that gets eaten up in ‘admin’ is potentially embarrassing, so why doesn’t anyone ever ask about those costs? Jay Kennedy ponders.
Trustees perform a vital role in a charity, holding a great deal of responsibility. This model code of conduct, prepared by Charity Trustee Networks, will ensure both the charity and the trustee are aware of the trustee responsibilies.
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.
The cost of processing gift aid claims to HMRC has risen by more than half over the course of this year, it was revealed during parliamentary questions yesterday.
NCVO has chosen six local groups to be strategic delivery partners for its sustainable funding programme for 2010 – 2012.
Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council has slashed its grants budget by £75,000 to £285,570 for 2011/12.
Prime Minister David Cameron told local authorities yesterday not to “do the easy thing” by cutting budgets for voluntary bodies in their communities.