12 Feb 2015
Marie Curie has today announced that it is merging its marketing, fundraising, communications, and policy and public affairs departments to create a new directorate.
Breast Cancer Campaign and Breakthrough Breast Cancer have today announced that they will merge to create the UK’s largest breast cancer research charity.
Aid organisation Islamic Relief is among a number of European charities to have been placed on a list of terrorist groups by the United Arab Emirates.
21 Nov 2014
BeatBullying was forced into administration after bids to secure £1.2m from the Department of Health and £1.1m from the European Commission failed, trustees revealed in a document handed to creditors today.
RNIB chief executive criticises ‘arrogance’ of MPs who think charities must learn from private sector 3
21 Nov 2014
Lesley-Anne Alexander, chief executive of RNIB, yesterday said she had a “struggle with the arrogance” of politicians, including the minister for civil society, who believe charities must learn from private companies.
The “formalised systems of volunteer management” has been driven by legislation, safeguarding vulnerable adults and health and safety as well as leading umbrella organisation like the NCVO.
7 Nov 2014
The Charity Commission has opened a statutory inquiry into a Christian charity that broadcasts television programmes from Spain following allegations that the charity was being used for private advantage.
14 Nov 2014
The Charity Commission has today closed a statutory inquiry into a Christian charity where trustees were forced by the regulator to repay £100,000 to the charity.
Tower Hamlets council consistently ignored or overruled its own grantmaking guidelines when awarding grants to charities in the borough, an investigation instigated by the government has found.
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