15 May 2014
Paula Sussex, senior vice president, public sector of CGI, has been appointed the new chief executive of the Charity Commission.
Sir Nicholas Young, chief executive of the British Red Cross, was unveiled as this year’s winner of the Outstanding Leadership Award at the Charity Awards in London last night.
A homelessness charity that engages volunteers to help people successfully make the transition from homelessness to independent living, has won the Effectiveness Award at the 2011 Charity Awards.
MPs have questioned whether Whitehall is ready and skilled enough to commission smaller organisations on an equal basis with large organisations.
Richard Corden, former chief executive of the Commission for the Compact and veteran of numerous civil service roles working with the voluntary sector, has joined Helen Donoghue’s public affairs agency Central Lobby Consultants.
Think tanks should be required by law to list all their donors and the amount of their donations, every year. We would probably find that, indirectly, they are as heavily funded by government as charities but with a lot less value to society.
The charity tribunal will hold a hearing in November to determine whether benevolent funds satisfy public benefit requirements.
Francis Maude, minister for the Cabinet Office, yesterday told the all party parliamentary group looking into employee ownership of public services that such such models were "the way of the future".
Voluntary sector leaders need to do more to engage with local councillors in order to persuade them not to cut funding, according to Navca chief executive Kevin Curley.
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