13 Nov 2014
It may be natural to freeze in a crisis but Martin Farrell says that is exactly when the board needs to act.
Martyn Lewis, chair of NCVO, has said that both he and NCVO believe paying trustees is the wrong direction to take, and that people should celebrate the voluntary nature of trusteeship.
The National Council for Voluntary Organisations has published a report calling on community groups and statutory bodies to work together to prevent a repeat of last summer’s riots.
With comments like those, maybe he should resign.
Civil society is a fascinating place, not just here in the UK but abroad too. Here’s our pick of what’s been going on over the last week…
The new Health Lottery is facing investigations into both its advertising and general structure, after the Culture Secretary voiced concerns about whether it might erode other charitable income.
Charity Awards winner Community Service Volunteers is launching the European Year of Volunteering in London today.
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