15 May 2014
Paula Sussex, senior vice president, public sector of CGI, has been appointed the new chief executive of the Charity Commission.
The Princess Royal Trust for Carers brand looks set to be consigned to history as the charity prepares to merge with Crossroads Care and create an entirely new name for the merged entity.
New Philanthropy Capital has called on funders to pay charities to measure their impact, and is mooting setting up a consortium which would lobby government for access to statutory data in order to help the charity sector co-ordinate impact measurement.
One thing we really do need is leadership in the Charity Commission that is truly and transparently independent from the party in power.
Shadow minister for the Cabinet Office Tessa Jowell has admitted some small charities collapsed because of the excessive regulation required to access public money under the Labour government over the last decade.
The entrepreneur founder of a new foundation has called on charities to reduce their spending on administration and suggested he might work towards developing a star rating system, ranking charities on their efficiency.
London Councils have voted for a boost to the pan-London grants budget, after plans announced last year to dramatically cut the scheme drew opposition and prompted a judicial review.
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