15 May 2014
Paula Sussex, senior vice president, public sector of CGI, has been appointed the new chief executive of the Charity Commission.
Alex Swallow, chief executive of the Small Charities Coalition, has resigned from the organisation after he and the trustees decided the organisation could no longer financially sustain his wage.
11 Apr 2014
Our weekly round-up of outlandish and interesting information collected from the corners of the charity sector.
Jane Tully, deputy director of policy at CFG, has been appointed head of insight and engagement at debt advice charity the Money Advice Trust.
William Shawcross has warned that the Charity Commission needs “adequate funding and stronger legal powers if it is to meet Parliament’s expectations”, in response to the Public Accounts Committee’s recent damning report on its effectiveness.
One thing we really do need is leadership in the Charity Commission that is truly and transparently independent from the party in power.
Charities should welcome growing public and media interest in how they raise and spend their money, Charity Commission chief executive Sam Younger said today.
The Charity Commission will publish a new online register by the end of May which will display more information about charities, including whether their trustees are paid.
Girlguiding’s chief executive Julie Bentley is in the top five of BBC 4 Woman’s Hour Power List 2014, which celebrates women who have changed the face of power in the last year.
The interim manager of Afghan Heroes has said that he has begun winding down the charity’s operations to reduce costs, but no decision has been taken to close the charity.
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