5 Jul 2016
There has been a “significant” decrease in the public’s trust and confidence in charities, and the sector is now less trusted than the ordinary man in the street, according to a report published today by the Charity Commission.
There has been a “widespread demonization” of civil society in recent years, and last year was a “dismal one for civil society around the world”, according to a report by international civil society alliance Civicus.
Charities must not ignore the public’s concerns over senior pay or overheads, the regulator's director of policy and communications said this morning.
Justice Mission UK, The Printing Charity and more announce their latest appointments.
There needs to be a complete rethink on board selection, responsibility and business knowledge - after all, a charity is still a business.
Following the news that emerged in the early hours that the UK has voted to leave the EU, the sector has been reacting on Twitter. We round up some key responses.
The Charity Commission said it is “assessing concerns” about a UK subsidiary of an Irish charity that is currently being investigated by the Irish police.
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