Royal Institution rules out selling Mayfair HQ after reducing its debt
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Royal Institution rules out selling Mayfair HQ after reducing its debt

27 Aug 2014 | Kirsty Weakley
Tags: Property

The Royal Institution, the science communication charity, has said it will not have to sell its London headquarters after embarking on a cost-saving and fundraising drive.

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Charity news in brief - May 2006

In news this month: a study into the benefits of the Investing in Volunteers kitemark; Compact launches a new local work book; Futurebuilders release a publication regarding voluntary sector contracts; and Sue Ryder Care implements a rewards system

NACVS launches new kitemark

Local voluntary and community infrastructure organisations have voted to introduce a new set of performance standards.

Brand new CFDG

Charity Finance Directors' Group has launched its new logo.

Sector press gives bum steer

It is bad enough when people outside the voluntary sector report stories and release information that is either plain wrong or simply reinforces incorrect assumptions held by the public.

Tax avoidance may be legal, but it is still obnoxious. And the rest of us pay additional tax as a result. If I were asked whether the accountants and legal experts who set up these schemes are 'fit and proper persons', I know what my answer would be.

» Definition of charity for tax purposes 'attacks charities, not tax avoiders'

Acevo launches public trust inquiry

Acevo has launched a chief executives' inquiry into trust in charities, focusing on their perspectives on public trust, and their role in promoting and preserving the charity brand.

Commission bangs out new logo

The Charity Commission has rebranded itself by unveiling a new logo. It was launched following the results of the Commission's strategic review.

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