18 Sep 2014
Tributes have been pouring in today for charity lawyer Stephen Lloyd, who died in a boating accident in Wales on Wednesday.
The Charity Commission’s head of policy engagement and foresight has said she doesn’t expect many charities to have to register with the Electoral Commission as a third-party campaigner ahead of next year’s general election, but that charities should still check.
Our weekly roundup of outrageous and outlandish stuff from the far-flung corners of the charity world.
How many outcomes and logic models can fit on the head of a pin? Vu Le enlightens us.
Andy Benson, founder of the National Coalition for Independent Action, has said he would be proud to be the first organisation prosecuted by the Electoral Commission for breaching the Lobbying Act.
Has the taxpayer gained? I don't think so - the small savings to the Treasury (after the redundancy costs) are far outweighed by the damaging consequences of an under-resourced charity regulator.
William Shawcross, chair of the Charity Commission, has suggested that charities with an income of more than £100,000 should have to contribute to the regulator's funding.
Sir Stephen Bubb, chief executive of Acevo, has criticised the Charity Commission's treatment of Muslim charities.
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