Shadow minister for civil society resigns
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Shadow minister for civil society resigns

27 Jun 2016 | David Ainsworth

Anna Turley, the shadow minister for civil society, has resigned this morning.

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Uncertainty following Brexit vote 'could damage charities'

Sector representatives have today sought reassurances from government about the likely impact on UK charities of leaving the European Union.

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The Charity Commission said it is “assessing concerns” about a UK subsidiary of an Irish charity that is currently being investigated by the Irish police.

Investigation launched after canon suspended from charity

The president of a charity that operates in the Middle East has been suspended over comments he made about the charity and its funding of “former slave girls taken by ISIS”.

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The British public’s “ideal charity” would spend 42 per cent of its total income on campaigning, fundraising and on running costs and the remaining 58 per cent on “helping beneficiaries”, according to a new report by nfpSynergy.

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80 per cent of people who volunteer have also given money to charity, survey finds

80 per cent of people who volunteer for a charity have also made a charitable donation in the last year, according to a new survey.

  Up to 142 jobs to go at National Trust for Scotland

The National Trust for Scotland could reduce its workforce by up to a quarter as part of a drive to generate an extra £8m a year of income and savings.

Major funding changes planned at Help for Heroes, according to annual report

Help for Heroes has said that it expects to change how it raises funds, following a decision to close its shops and digital fundraising platform.

Who’s Moving: All the latest movers in the charity sector

Save the Children, Business in the Community, Prison Reform Trust and more announce their latest appointments. 

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