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.
The Charity Tribunal has been asked to consider how the public benefit test should apply to fee-charging schools.
Sector figures paid warm and heartfelt tributes to erstwhile Charity Commission chief executive Andrew Hind last night as the regulator’s annual public meeting doubled up as a leaving reception.
The Charity Commission has hired Sheffield Hallam University to examine the quality of charities’ reporting of their public benefit.
Knowing which qualifications to pursue, or which are relevant to a role in your organisation, can be tricky. This list from the Cass Business School provides a basic outline of 25 sector-relevant courses to help you make your choice.
Can't help but think that this issue and many of the other bad news stories to have hit the sector over the last few months are rooted in poor governance.
The Impact Coalition has launched a 'transparency manifesto' to help charities respond to media attention and address the perception gap between how the public think charities operate and the reality.
Biman Mittra outlines the model terms of reference to keep your committee on track as a major influence in determining the success of your charity’s investment strategy.
Trustees perform a vital role in a charity, holding a great deal of responsibility. This model code of conduct, prepared by Charity Trustee Networks, will ensure both the charity and the trustee are aware of the trustee responsibilies.
Attending our one day courses is a highly effective way of ensuring new and existing trustees fully understand their role, responsibilities and liabilities.