18 Sep 2014
The Charity Commission has frozen the bank accounts of Families Against Neuroblastoma and appointed two interim managers to take control of its assets while it investigates concerns over the charity’s governance.
Jenny Willott, Liberal Democrat spokeswoman for charities, will be tabling an Early Day Motion (EDM) calling on the government to reinstate the £750,000 campaigning fund that has been redirected from the Campaign Research Programme to the Hardship Fund.
Why don't we encourage competitive fundraising?
The Financial Times has announced Room to Read as its Christmas appeal charity partner, as newspapers kick off their holiday fundraising drives.
This was not a 'calculated risk', it was a BIG mess, BIG waste of money, BIG incompetence. £1m spent in 6 months and nothing to show for it.
Ryanair’s charity calendar has sold thousands of copies within five days despite coming under attack from women’s rights advocates.
The RNID decided to merge its fundraising and advocacy departments only after its fundraising director announced he was leaving, frustrated by the slow progress of integration.
The NCVO has launched a petition to persuade charities minister Angela Smith to reinstate the £750,000 funding that she has redirected from the Campaign Research Programme to the Hardship Fund.