10 Sep 2015
Two trustees at the Halo Trust were paid a combined total of £120,000 to review the charity’s structural, remuneration and governance arrangements following the suspension and eventual resignation of its founder and chief executive.
Ruth Sutherland, chief executive, and Andrew Ketteringham, chair of trustees, at Relate describe how the national charity worked in partnership with local Relate charities to transform the governance of the national body.
All 320 Citizens Advice charities will rebrand and drop the word "bureau" from their name as part of a £1m modernisation over the next two years, the umbrella body for the network said today.
Friends of the Earth has promoted its director of policy and campaigns, Craig Bennett, to become its new chief executive, it announced today.
They need to look outside their own organisation and look at others who are doing similar work to see if they are doing it better or more efficiently. If they are, that doesn't mean they should immediately close or seek to merge but it does mean that something needs to change.
Andrew Studd offers some advice to a 'boundary-pushing' trustee looking for clarification on trustee authority.
A diversity charity has been forced to deny it is affiliated with any political party after it was named on the front page of the Daily Telegraph in a list of small business owners who support the Conservative Party.
A draft strategy for “changing the way that the media cover charities” is calling for more informed charity spokespeople and the creation of a “relationship management team” to promote charities in the media.
A consortium of anti-poverty charities that includes Crisis, Oxfam, Trussell Trust and Save the Children, has warned that the housing crisis is so big in that the UK is breaching its human rights commitment to provide adequate homes.
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