7 Jul 2015
Nick O’Donohoe, the chief executive of Big Society Capital, has today announced that he will be leaving the social investment wholesaler by the end of the year.
The Charity Commission has said it would have "serious regulatory concerns" if an aid charity presses ahead with plans to ask a director convicted of sexual assault at work to reconsider his resignation.
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Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.
The Charity Commission has explained how it would use a new statutory power to disqualify trustees outlined in the Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Bill, which was introduced to the House of Lords yesterday.
The National Trust for Scotland has announced that Simon Skinner has been appointed as its new chief executive.
A giant of the charity sector, but an even greater friend. I am truly devastated that Dave is no longer with us.
The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations has said that fee-paying schools should not have charitable status, and that a test which allows them to do so is not working.
An HIV/Aids services charity based in South London failed to submit three years’ worth of accounts to the Charity Commission as its trustees believed the charity had been dissolved, according to an inquiry report published today.
Today’s Queen’s Speech includes a Housing Bill which will force some charities to dispose of assets at below market value – a move NCVO has described as a “worrying precedent” for the sector.
A Cornish Methodist church and registered charity has failed to give any reason for defaulting on annual accounts which were almost 600 days late, according to a Charity Commission inquiry report published today.
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