12 Feb 2015
The Charity Commission has sided with the People’s Dispensary for Sick Animals on a decision that would allow it to change its objects to offer paid-for services.
A statutory inquiry has been launched by the regulator into the possible "financial mismanagement" of the charity Hospice Aid UK.
The Muslim Charities Forum has criticised an article in The Daily Telegraph alleging the umbrella body had links to terrorist organisations, and has said it is taking legal advice.
A new chief executive has been appointed at UK Youth, the national youth club charity, after both the chief executive and the interim chief executive announced they were leaving to join Step Up To Serve, a new youth social action charity.
Umbrella body UK Community Foundations has recommended tougher restrictions on private trusts in order to improve effectiveness, in its ‘philanthropy manifesto’ for the general election.
Interesting to note that around 30,000 more people volunteered in the sector, but is this 'real volunteers' or did they have to 'volunteer' to keep food on the plate!
National Children's Bureau has sold its book publishing arm to commercial publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers and a formal partnership will continue between the two.
The chief executive of the children’s charity Kids Company has said that it is at risk of closure unless it receives “proper government funding”.
Labour politicians last night unveiled a series of priorities for the voluntary sector, including a drive to increase grant funding, on the opening day of the party’s national conference.
The Transparency of Lobbying, Non-party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Act 2014 comes into force today, which limits the amount charities can spend on campaigning in the lead-up to the general election.
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