13 Nov 2014
Age UK spent £1.81m on 120 redundancies in 2014, on top of £1.17m last year, as part of a review of the structure of the organisation, according to its latest annual accounts.
The fact that 47 per cent of women at the top fundraising jobs of charities when women fill almost two-thirds of all charity jobs is shocking.
There will be no move on gift aid before the general election, a government minister told sector leaders in a meeting early this week.
Nearly a third of all donors to charities would reduce the amount that they give if the recession continued, new research has revealed.
The government has today launched a public awareness campaign to help the public identify charity collections from commercial operations.
It is incredibly important that charities raise larger concerns about broader issues, rather than only focusing on the immediate situation.
The Telegraph newspapers have raised more than £1m for its four annual Christmas appeal charity partners.
The majority of charities applying for grants from the Lloyds TSB Foundation last year were ineligible for funding and wasting their time.
The Royal Society Enterprise Fund, which supports early new technology enterprises and a culture of scientific innovation in the UK, has invested in Base4Innovation and Nano-Porous Solutions.
Trusts and foundations have lost between 20 and 30 per cent of their value, but there has not been a commensurate drop in grant making, argued the head of a top foundation.