18 Sep 2014
The Department for Communities and Local Government seconded five civil servants to Big Society Network when it was being set up, at a total cost of around £25,000.
Kevin Curley has revealed he is to retire from his role as chief executive of Navca next year, after nine years at the helm.
Peter Lewis, chief executive of the London Voluntary Service Council, has been announced as the new chief executive of the Institute of Fundraising.
The Association of Charitable Foundations and the Community Foundation Network are exploring a possible merger, though the ACF has ruled out a ‘fast-track merger’ following consultation with its members.
James Codrington has left his role as head of charities at Baring Asset Management to join Rathbone Investment Management.
I left fundraising after 15 years, and an obsession with outcome measuring above and beyond the immediate impact (oh, and one with "sustainability") played a large part.
Charities that work overseas in areas where it is accepted practice to make “facilitation payments” in order to speed up a service must be aware that doing so could see them fall foul of the new Bribery Act, the Charity Commission has warned.
Volunteering charity CSV is undertaking a wholesale strategic review which involves asking key stakeholders how they think the charity should respond to the “challenging context” it operates in.
The number of people applying to volunteer at one of the largest housing groups in the West Midlands has tripled over the past few months with nearly 250 submitting applications.
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