14 May 2015
Fewer than one in two members of the public believe that the chief executives of charities should be paid a wage, according to a new report by research consultancy nfpSynergy.
Dame Fiona Reynolds, director general of the National Trust since 2000, has won the 2012 Outstanding Leadership Award at this year’s Charity Awards.
Minister for the Cabinet Office Francis Maude told sector leaders at last night’s Charity Awards that the recent u-turn over the charity tax relief cap came about because the government had listened to the outcry from the sector.
The results of a new survey of chief officers of Councils for Voluntary Service suggests that uncertainties brought about by last year’s public spending cuts may be subsiding.
He was just so nice - an over used word, but I can only ever see Daniel with a smile on his face. Genuine, wickedly funny, intelligent, oozing with foresight and interest.
The government has commissioned a report to identify how the voluntary sector, government and business can create a ‘decade of social action’ for young people.
Jackie Ballard is to leave Action on Hearing Loss, where she has been chief executive for five years, and take up a new role as CEO of the much smaller charity Womankind Worldwide.
The microfinance arm of World Vision is to refocus its efforts away from Eastern Europe and the Middle East in favour of Asia and Africa, as it has identified that it can help up to 30 times more children in those areas for the same money.
Attending our one day courses is a highly effective way of ensuring new and existing trustees fully understand their role, responsibilities and liabilities.