7 Jul 2015
Our weekly round-up of outlandish and interesting information collected
from the corners of the charity sector.
The Heritage Lottery Fund has awarded more than £13m in additional funding to expand skills projects in the UK.
The Office for the Scottish Charity Regulator has received 68 objections to the proposed reorganisation of one of Scotland's largest charities, which would replace elected councillors acting as trustees with non-elected board members.
Staff at a charity supporting children with cerebral palsy have agreed to a 5 to 10 per cent pay cut in order to save its services.
A giant of the charity sector, but an even greater friend. I am truly devastated that Dave is no longer with us.
Charities, like businesses should be held to account over their environmental standards, says Katy Wing.
The Charity Tribunal has upheld the Charity Commission’s decision to allow two independent schools in Lancashire to merge, but directed the regulator to amend the scheme underpinning the merger so that the schools cannot profit by using the premises for anything other than educating local children.
A consultation launched by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills has been criticised for its short timescale, poorly-written brief, and duplication of existing Cabinet Office research on volunteering.
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