14 May 2015
Tania Mason is group editor at Civil Society Media.
She has been a journalist for 20-odd years and has specialised in the charity sector since 2003. Her experience has included stints on Third Sector, Marketing and PrintWeek magazines as well as agency work involving court reporting and occasional doorstepping of celebs for the tabloids. She started her career with five years on a daily newspaper in New Zealand before moving to London in 1993.
Is this profile up-to-date? If not, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org
Charity chairs must let the chief executive be the chief executive and not “sit on their shoulder, sucking your teeth and saying ‘that’s not how I would have done it’,” veteran boardroom chair Dr Elizabeth Vallance told an audience of trustees yesterday.
Civil Society Media’s inaugural People and Culture conference, which aims to help charities create the best workplace environment, is now open for booking.
Minister for civil society, Rob Wilson, has become embroiled in a row with the chief constable of Thames Valley Police after he claimed that she warned him off raising complaints in Parliament about errors allegedly made by the force in a child abuse case.
A giant of the charity sector, but an even greater friend. I am truly devastated that Dave is no longer with us.
Daniel Phelan, who died at home on Wednesday 11 February after a long illness, was a socially-motivated businessman who encapsulated the true meaning of social enterprise before the term was even coined.
Civil Society News is republishing this article from 13 June 2014 in tribute to Daniel Phelan.
A coterie of Charity Awards judges past and present, along with past winners of the Outstanding Achievement Award, paid a special tribute to Charity Awards founder Daniel Phelan last night, as the event celebrated its 15th year.
World Cup-winning rugby player Will Greenwood has been confirmed as the host of this year’s Charity Awards.
Attending our one day courses is a highly effective way of ensuring new and existing trustees fully understand their role, responsibilities and liabilities.