18 Sep 2014
The Charity Commission is meeting with the trustees of Society Network Foundation this week in an attempt to gather more information for its investigation into apparent misuse of a restricted government grant and payments to its chair and staff.
RNLI lifeboats were called to action when swimmers raising money for the charity near Broadstairs' Joss Bay fell into difficulties due to strong tidal currents on Sunday.
The High Court has ordered Stoke-on-Trent City Council to stop its planned cuts to educational support services while it considers a legal challenge from the National Deaf Children’s Society.
The Third Sector European Network, which lost its strategic partnership with the Office for Civil Society in March, has been absorbed into NCVO.
From the frontline in Haiti, Andrew Chaggar discusses the problems that can arise when beneficiaries are not consulted in the regeneration process.
Basically it looks like the government stuffing public money into their friend's pockets without actually expecting them to do anything for it.
A CEO's wife is accused of bullying in the charity, rendering the chief unable to carry out an objective investigation. What should be done? A Chairman responds.
The Pierian Centre Community Interest Company, a training and self-development centre and the first CIC ever to be awarded the Social Enterprise Mark, is to close in December due to an imbalance in money, energy and output, the organisation’s founder has announced.
A married couple who are trustees for the same charity are taking the term 'other half' rather literally. What are the rules on sharing a trusteeship? Jayne Adams advises.
A series of Charity Commission investigations informs this article by Neal Green, the regulator's senior policy advisor, who warns that charities can easily get caught up spending all their resources on fundraising, rather than their stated purpose.
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