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Three Kids Company directors quit over 'conditions of extreme stress'

9 Mar 2015 | Emily Corfe
Tags: Funding

Three directors of children's charity Kids Company have resigned in the last two months, allegedly over doubts about the charity’s future.

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Three Kids Company directors quit over 'conditions of extreme stress'

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A judge has ruled not to allow a Jehovah’s Witnesses charity more time to appeal against a Charity Commission statutory inquiry.

David Harker, 1951 - 2015

David Harker, former chief executive of Citizens Advice, passed away yesterday on his birthday after a short illness. He was 64.
 


Andrew Hind

The regulator has come under fire within the sector for being heavy-handed over its treatment of the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust, but Andrew Hind says much of the criticism is unfounded.

The Cradle Child Trust

The Charity Commission has opened a statutory inquiry into the international children’s charity The Cradle Child Trust, over concerns of potential mismanagement of funds by trustees.

Charity Finance was (and is) a truly proper read for anyone working in this industry. It was like Daniel himself - decent, informative, full of integrity and with a sprinkling of humour to lighten the load.

» Daniel Phelan: Publisher, editor, social entrepreneur, intellectual

'BeatBullying was quickly affected by loss of expected funding because it did not follow its reserves policy'

The Charity Commission has concluded that BeatBullying ran into financial difficulty because of its reliance on grant funding and lack of reserves, but found no evidence of financial misconduct, in an operational compliance case report published today.

Debra Allcock Tyler

Charities often spend too much time collecting and measuring data and should rely more on their personal understanding of beneficiaries, Debra Allcock Tyler, chief executive of the Directory of Social Change told a data seminar yesterday.

Lynda Thomas, chief executive, Macmillan Cancer Support

Lynda Thomas, who was announced yesterday as chief executive of Macmillan Cancer Support, talks about the women in the charity sector she finds inspirational.

UK4U Thanks!

The chair of military charity UK4U Thanks!, who died suddenly earlier this month, shot himself in a dispute over charity funds, according to national newspaper reports.

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