15 May 2014
The number of people using the Trussell Trust’s foodbanks rose from 347,000 to 913,000 in a single year, the charity said today.
Richard Corden, former chief executive of the Commission for the Compact and veteran of numerous civil service roles working with the voluntary sector, has joined Helen Donoghue’s public affairs agency Central Lobby Consultants.
The charity tribunal will hold a hearing in November to determine whether benevolent funds satisfy public benefit requirements.
The University of Kent will offer a new MA in civil society, NGO and non-profit studies for the next academic year.
Francis Maude, minister for the Cabinet Office, yesterday told the all party parliamentary group looking into employee ownership of public services that such such models were "the way of the future".
One thing we really do need is leadership in the Charity Commission that is truly and transparently independent from the party in power.
Voluntary sector leaders need to do more to engage with local councillors in order to persuade them not to cut funding, according to Navca chief executive Kevin Curley.
Charities Aid Foundation has appointed Paul Rees, the National Housing Federation's head of campaigns and communications, to replace Mark Webster as director of communications following his exit in January.
Catch 22 has promoted its chief operating officer Chris Wright to chief executive officer.
Winners of the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service will be honoured today for their contribution to their local communities.
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