10 Sep 2015
The Charity Commission is recruiting for a new chief operating officer after Tracey Newman resigned last month after just four months due to personal reasons.
Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.
A petition signed by over 133,000 people has been delivered to the National Gallery after staff went on strike over concerns about the privatisation of services.
The tighter funding environment and heightened public scrutiny of the sector have combined with the normal tensions between government and the sector to create a "perfect storm" for charities, Dame Fiona Reynolds said last night.
A giant of the charity sector, but an even greater friend. I am truly devastated that Dave is no longer with us.
The Department for Social Development in Northern Ireland has opened a consultation that could lead to charities having to file accounts with the regulator from next January.
Andrew Purkis demonstrates how a rich history of charitable campaigning has shaped society.
The charity sector workforce has grown by almost 45,000 over the course of a year, according to the latest accounts and annual returns filed with the Charity Commission in the year to June 2015.
The recent closure of the British Association for Adopting and Fostering was down to a £650,000 overspend as a result of a Department for Education contract, former staff have claimed.
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