13 Sep 2016
The Royal National Institute of Blind People has appointed Sally Harvey as acting chief executive officer with effect from October, to replace Lesley-Anne Alexander who will be retiring from the organisation.
Bodies like Acevo and NCVO have failed to provide proper leadership and lacked a concerted response in defending charities from public criticism, Oxfam's director of communications said this week.
Kirsty Weakley considers the implications of yesterday’s Charity Commission board announcement.
Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.
The Cabinet Office has advertised for three new board members for the Charity Commission and reappointed four others, including making one, Eryl Besse, the deputy chair.
There needs to be a complete rethink on board selection, responsibility and business knowledge - after all, a charity is still a business.
The “vital work” of charities has been damaged by aggressive fundraisers at some charities which had lost their way, the chair of the Charity Commission has written today in an article for The Times.
The treasurer of Oxfam International has questioned whether being a registered charity is worth the regulatory burden, and suggested charities could want to give up their registration and become social enterprises instead.
Landlord raises charity’s rent by 400,000 per cent; cafe owner argues with charity over huge boulder
Our regular round-up of the top stories about charities in the mainstream media.
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