12 Feb 2015
The government has today announced the names of 23 water rescue and Royal Navy charities which will received £8m of funding announced in the last Budget.
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".
The Scottish Government has published for public discussion draft regulations on the new Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisations.
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.
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.
The European SRI market has almost doubled since 2008 according to a new report from Eurosif, a European SRI think tank.