15 May 2014
The Jimmy Savile Charitable Trust’s application to replace Natwest as the executor of the Savile estate has been dismissed by a High Court judge.
Prime Minister David Cameron has written to Sir Stephen Bubb, chief executive of Acevo, promising him that the controversial Lobbying Act will not affect the majority of charities and campaigning organisations.
26 Feb 2014
The Charity Commission has this week published an operational compliance report on Fairfield (Croydon) Ltd, after it intervened when Croydon Council asked the charity’s trustees for it to be admitted as a member with 75 per cent voting rights.
Gavin Grant, chief executive of the RSPCA, has stepped down citing health reasons.
Tory MPs hate the voluntary sector because they cannot control it or subvert it as an alternative and independent source of thinking and action on social issues.
Just like in the UK, Irish charities have faced a spate of bad press focusing on pay. Tobin Aldrich bemoans a wall of silence from the sector, arguing that transparency is essential to maintain public trust.
The Blue Cross has refused to comment on allegations, made in the national press, that it paid out £180,000 in “compromise agreements” to at least six members of staff.
Student volunteering is worth £175m a year, according to a report published today by the National Union of Students.
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