10 Sep 2015
Two trustees at the Halo Trust were paid a combined total of £120,000 to review the charity’s structural, remuneration and governance arrangements following the suspension and eventual resignation of its founder and chief executive.
WaterAid chief executive Barbara Frost was honoured with the Daniel Phelan Award for Outstanding Achievement at last night’s Charity Awards.
Barbara Frost, chief executive of WaterAid for the last ten years, was honoured with the first-ever eponymously named Daniel Phelan Award for Outstanding Achievement, at The Charity Awards 2015. She spoke to Tania Mason about her career.
The Charity Tribunal has overturned the regulator’s decision not to register the Independent Press Regulation Trust, which will fund a new regulator for the press, as a charity.
They need to look outside their own organisation and look at others who are doing similar work to see if they are doing it better or more efficiently. If they are, that doesn't mean they should immediately close or seek to merge but it does mean that something needs to change.
The Lobbying Act is a tax on campaigners which has led some charities to run up legal and accounting bills of tens of thousands, according to a submission to Lord Hodgson's review of the act.
The Charity Commission announced yesterday that it found “no evidence” that a Bradford-based charity used “illegal immigrants” to collect funds.
The RNIB is to transfer 438 employees to Action for Blind People in September, but trade union Unison said staff have been angered by the proposals.
The Charity Commission has appointed an interim manager to run the Revelation Foundation, a Christian charity which runs a TV channel, and which is under investigation for offering "private advantage" to those involved.
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