9 Mar 2015
Charities and other organisations will not be allowed to use Department for Communities and Local Government grants to lobby Parliament, government or political parties, Communities Secretary Eric Pickles said last week.
Guide Dogs has appointed its deputy chairman Amos Miller as interim chair following Tony Aston’s resignation from the post due to ill health. Rodney Buse has also stepped down as chair designate.
The Charity Commission has ruled today that Liverpool City Council was in breach of trust in allowing an employee to live on charity property rent-free for over 20 years.
Private bank Coutts has today published a guide that explores the debate around the longevity of charitable foundations and the impact they have, comparing foundations that exist indefinitely to those whose capital is distributed over a set period.
Charity Finance was (and is) a truly proper read for anyone working in this industry. It was like Daniel himself - decent, informative, full of integrity and with a sprinkling of humour to lighten the load.
Measures that will reduce the bureaucratic burden on holding charity events have been promised in the government's Spring Budget.
Former director of charity services at the UK Charity Commission David Locke says the imminent closure of the New Zealand Charities Commission is "against the flow" of charity regulation throughout the world.
Members of the Inspiring Impact Group, which includes a number of the sector's umbrella bodies, have teamed up with Ipsos Mori to launch a major new study into impact measurement, taking place over the coming months.
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