12 Feb 2015
The Wellcome Trust has posted a 15.4 per cent return on its investment portfolio, earning £2.5bn for the year to 30 September 2014.
Big Society blogger Gordon Hunter asks whether the Big Society agenda is just too simple to implement.
A charity report detailing the billions of pounds lost to developing countries as a result of tax evasion has been launched today.
Councils should make best use of the voluntary sector's ability to deliver effective and innovative local services when managing future budgets, decentralisation minister Greg Clark said in a speech last week to local authority chief executives.
New Philanthropy Capital has released its report for funders on helping charities through cuts, calling on grantmakers to simplify the application process and monitoring to ensure the system is "fit for purpose".
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 Scottish Government has published for public discussion draft regulations on the new Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisations.
New research has revealed that of the top 5,000 UK charities, 522 have pension liabilities totalling £1.66bn.
Start-up social enterprises for health or social care are offered grants of between £50,000 and £450,000 in a new capital grants scheme initiated by the Social Enterprise Investment Fund on behalf of the Department of Health.