Cafod’s total income rises by 9 per cent
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Cafod’s total income rises by 9 per cent

28 Jul 2015 | Hugh Radojev

Catholic Aid for Overseas Development’s total income rose by £4.8m to £56m in the year ending 31 March 2015, according to its latest set of accounts filed with the Charity Commission.

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Charities and funders face big decisions after a “seismic shift” in public service commissioning, according to a new report by the charity think tank NPC. 

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Virgin Money has announced plans to invest £1m in the North East after its offer to part-fund the Northern Rock Foundation fell through yesterday.

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The Northern Rock Foundation is preparing to wind up after an offer of funding from Virgin Money fell through because the charity cannot raise the £3m-a-year match funding that offer needs.

UK Community Foundations wants government to discourage new private trusts

Umbrella body UK Community Foundations has recommended tougher restrictions on private trusts in order to improve effectiveness, in its ‘philanthropy manifesto’ for the general election.

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