13 Sep 2016
The Charity Commission has appointed an interim manager to oversee the winding up of the Park Charitable Trust, which is under statutory inquiry over concerns about its investment tactics.
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 Charity Commission is looking at reducing by around two-thirds the number of staff whose main job is concerned with ensuring regulatory compliance by the sector, civilsociety.co.uk has learned.
The chief executive of the Independent Schools Council has stood down in order to defuse a dispute which saw 250 headteachers vote to leave the umbrella organisation.
The Panel on the Independence of the Voluntary Sector has launched a consultation inviting sector views on the state of the sector’s independence.
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The Payments Council has withdrawn its plans to abolish cheques by 2018, promising to keep them “for as long as customers need them”.
Charity Finance editor Andrew Hind has joined a new independent panel of sector leaders who will examine and report on the sector’s independence over the next five years.
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