9 Mar 2015
Two of the Dove Trust appeals to the Charity Tribunal have been struck out after the judge ruled that the appellant’s prospect of success is “fanciful” and a five-day hearing would be a waste of public money.
20 Nov 2014
Former Nesta trustee Liam Black, who earlier this year said the charity was “forced” to fund the Big Society Network, has denied assertions in a review that his claims are “incompatible with the available evidence”.
The government should bring in a series of measures designed to protect charities’ right to campaign and maintain their independence, the charity chief executives body Acevo says in its manifesto ahead of the 2015 general election.
He was just so nice - an over used word, but I can only ever see Daniel with a smile on his face. Genuine, wickedly funny, intelligent, oozing with foresight and interest.
The Charity Commission has set up a “rapid response case handling system” to follow up on concerns reported to it about charities’ campaigning activities, it announced today.
Around one in four charities that the Charity Commission issued action plans to last year either partially or wholly ignored them, the Commission’s most senior investigator admitted yesterday.
None of the witnesses giving evidence to the committee examining the draft Protection of Charities Bill yesterday supported the idea of requiring people to get training or gain a basic qualification before being allowed to become a trustee.
The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland has revealed that only 1 per cent of trustees on the new register are aged 18-24, and only 1 per cent are not white.
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