Society Diary: Cocks not Glocks and RNLI to the rescue(s)
Blogs

Society Diary: Cocks not Glocks and RNLI to the rescue(s)

26 Aug 2016

Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.

Share

Society Diary: Cocks not Glocks and RNLI to the rescue(s)

« First | previous | Displaying 9 to 16 (of 410) | next | last »

Society Diary: A knightly news tale, an overdue announcement and goodbye sweet Bubb

Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.

The rise and fall of the Office for Civil Society

The Office for Civil Society was once a powerful force to help charities, says David Robinson, but it has faded now and needs revival.

Charities move to DCMS: All the sector reaction

Following yesterday's announcement that responsibility for civil society is to move to the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, the sector has been reacting on Twitter. We round up some key responses.

Will the move to DCMS be good for charities?

Following today's announcement that responsibility for civil society is to move to the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, Kirsty Weakley asks whether this is a good idea.

Can't help but think that this issue and many of the other bad news stories to have hit the sector over the last few months are rooted in poor governance.

» The story in the Times isn't nonsense, the sector needs to sit up and take notice

Boris Johnson

Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.

Charities need to do more to raise awareness of their special status in society

Steve Clapperton looks at CAF's research into the public's relationship with charities, and says that the government needs to work with the sector to change communities for the better.

Society Diary: Don't like the new Charity Commission logo? Try our suggestions instead

Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.

London office

Emily Corfe looks at the highlights of this year's Charity Property Conference.

« First | previous | Displaying 9 to 16 (of 410) | next | last »

Directory

Search the Directory

 

The Civil Society Directory is a comprehensive and effective resource for finding organisations and people in the sector.

Popular Tags

Don't underestimate how paying trustees will affect decision-making

25 Aug 2016

Allowing charities to pay trustees without permission from the Charity Commission would fundamentally...

Charity investment analysis: Indicators suggest 'broad-based slump' in UK economy

23 Aug 2016

Cazenove's Emily Petersen sheds light on the economic outlook after Brexit for the UK's charitable investors. ...

Blended finance is transforming social investment

10 Aug 2016

The concept of blended finance is all the rage in the world of social investment, says Seb Elsworth, but...

Join the discussion

Twitter
 
Training

Attending our one day courses is a highly effective way of ensuring new and existing trustees fully understand their role, responsibilities and liabilities.

>> Find out more <<