18 Sep 2014
The government should hold a root and branch review of the tax system for charities, according to the spokespeople for the two main opposition parties.
The loan book of the Social Investment Business should be sold and the proceeds passed to the new Social Investment Wholesale Bank, according to NCVO chief executive Stuart Etherington.
NCVO launched its election manifesto at its annual conference yesterday, and the call for all workers to be given five days paid time off in order to volunteer seems rather unrealistic.
Bispham’s Trinity Hospice has apologised for spending £50,000 of donations on seven pieces of artwork.
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.
Former shadow charities minister Greg Clark has labelled full cost recovery “outrageous” and insisted the voluntary sector should have a level playing field with the private sector on public service delivery.
The next government should force every employer to give their employees at least five days each year paid time off to volunteer, according to the NCVO in its general election manifesto just published.
The Shaw Trust is establishing an enterprise division that will set up trading companies that employ disabled people.
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