13 Nov 2014
A coalition of infrastructure bodies led by NCVO have written to George Osborne in advance of his Autumn Statement in December, outlining key issues they feel the government should address.
The voluntary sector needs to rediscover its voice, argues David Robinson. This is one of a series of extracts from a forthcoming book of essays on the future of the voluntary sector, Making Good: The Future of the Voluntary Sector. The collected extracts are available at Civil Exchange.
Trustees for homelessness charity House the Homeless have stopped referring clients to the founder's estate agency after a complaint about conflicts of interest to the Charity Commission.
Our weekly round-up of outlandish and interesting information collected from the corners of the charity sector.
It is incredibly important that charities raise larger concerns about broader issues, rather than only focusing on the immediate situation.
Trustees are getting too bogged down by the bureaucracy of a charity to address the big, strategic issues, a new report by nfpSynergy founder Joe Saxton suggests.
Dorothy Dalton suggests that it is time for the Charity Commission's board to be less hands-on and to ensure its online guidance gives top-notch advice.
Neal Green advises against allowing one person to dominate the organisation.
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