18 Sep 2014
Tributes have been pouring in today for charity lawyer Stephen Lloyd, who died in a boating accident in Wales on Wednesday.
British charities face desertion by a large part of their voluntary workforce unless they urgently adapt, according to an independent commission.
Tory MPs have attacked a “revolving door between charities and the Labour Party” which they say is warping the independence of the sector.
The father of a paratrooper who died in Afghanistan in 2006 is set to take legal action against a charity he helped set up in memory of his son.
The Charity Commission is looking into the Tony Blair Faith Foundation after a former employee accused the charity of putting the former prime minister’s interests before its charitable objectives.
I left fundraising after 15 years, and an obsession with outcome measuring above and beyond the immediate impact (oh, and one with "sustainability") played a large part.
NCVO, Acevo and the Charity Finance Group have all heavily criticised Charity Commission proposals to require charities to declare campaigning spending and government income in their annual returns, which they say go beyond its remit.
Umbrella bodies have lost independence and have not adequately opposed cuts to government spending or the privatisation of public services, according to a report published last week by the National Coalition for Independent Action.
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