13 Mar 2014
The Irish government has appointed Úna Ní Dhubhghaill as the first chief executive for the Charities Regulatory Authority and expects the organisation to be set up by the end of 2014.
Homelessness charity, the 700 Club, is facing a bill of up to £250,000 after an employment tribunal ruled that it must adhere to Tupe regulations after beating the Salvation Army in a tender bid to provide beds in Darlington.
The majority of young people have never heard of the Big Society, according to new research from youth volunteering charity v.
Putting governance models into context Governance models will help charities to implement the new edition of the sector’s Good Governance Code, says Frank Learner.
Sir Stephen Bubb, chief executive of Acevo, will ask Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude and civil society minister Nick Hurd to deny press reports that the job of Dame Suzi Leather, chair of the Charity Commission, is under threat.
One thing we really do need is leadership in the Charity Commission that is truly and transparently independent from the party in power.
Sixteen of the most troubled communities in the UK are soon to be piloting the Your Square Mile initiative devised by the Big Society Network, the Network’s founder Paul Twivy announced this week.
Big Society tsar Lord Wei plans to stop working overtime for the government as the Big Society policy has developed past its early stages, says a Cabinet Office spokesman.
Gordon Hunter thinks the plans to sell off forests are 'pedestrian' and could go further.
Minister for civil society Nick Hurd faced a barrage of doubts about the government’s strategic commitment to the Big Society at a Green Alliance event in central London yesterday.
25 Mar 2014
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