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.
Organisations wishing to revoke their charitable status must beware the risk of ‘asset lock’ according to new guidance produced by The Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator.
New Philanthropy Capital chief executive Martin Brookes has used the Charity Awards-winning project Volunteers in Child Protection as the basis of a new report that aims to help charities stave off funding cuts in the forthcoming public spending round.
A new website has been launched which is attempting to make the Charity Commission’s register of charities available in a clearer and more accessible way.
The Charity Commission’s new chief executive is unfazed by the prospect of wielding the hatchet that is poised to fall on the regulator’s activities – and is convinced there will be opportunities to create new services as well as cut old ones. Tania Mason reports.
So B&B operators cannot refuse gay couples a bed in their own home yet banks can assume muslim organisations might be laundering money for terrorists without any criminal act being proved. Its a strange world.
Focus on pension shortfalls is growing, with the BBC's £2bn pension deficit hitting the news this week - our regular charity pension blogger David Davison looks at the dangers of out-sourcing pensions.
The FTSE4Good Global Index Series has added 13 companies to its list and removed eight, including oil giant BP.
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