15 May 2014
Paula Sussex, senior vice president, public sector of CGI, has been appointed the new chief executive of the Charity Commission.
More than a third of senior communications professionals in the charity sector feel the role of communications is not valued by their organisation because the chief executive does not understand the role it has to play, according to a new report by the Chartered Institute of Public Relations’ voluntary sector group, Fifth Estate and Amazon PR.
Local councillors have conceded defeat in their long-running battle with OSCR over whether they are allowed to control the Shetland Charitable Trust.
The new chief of first aid charity St John Wales has slammed the "convoluted" governance of the organisation and plans to transform it into the "premier charity of Wales" over the next five to six years.
Registered arts and media charity the Rural Media Company has completed a series of films highlighting best practice in support for the elderly as part of a campaign to improve services to the over 50’s.
One thing we really do need is leadership in the Charity Commission that is truly and transparently independent from the party in power.
The key difference between the Independent Schools Council and the Charity Commission over the Commission’s guidance on public benefit, is the extent of the obligation that fee-charging charities owe to those that can’t afford its fees, the ISC’s lawyer said yesterday.
The Red Tape Task Force today presented Nick Hurd, the minster for civil society, with its report calling for a more "common sense" approach and encourage people to take part in civil society.
Acclaimed actor Stephen Mangan has been confirmed to host this year’s Charity Awards presentation dinner on Thursday 9 June at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.
The Charity Commission’s guidance on public benefit inevitably leads it to “second-guess and micro-manage trustees” about how to run their charity, in a way that is contrary to the law governing the regulator’s role and remit, tribunal judges heard this morning.
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