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Charity sector mourns the passing of Stephen Lloyd

22 Aug 2014 | Emily Corfe

Tributes have been pouring in today for charity lawyer Stephen Lloyd, who died in a boating accident in Wales on Wednesday.

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Sir Stephen Bubb, CEO, ACEVO

Acevo CEO Sir Stephen Bubb has written to Vince Cable, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, calling for more charity CEOs to be appointed to company boards.

Dame Suzi Leather , Charity Commission chair delivers speech at breakfast briefing

Dame Suzi Leather has urged charities not to run marketing campaigns that focus on minimal overheads and says it is charities’ collective responsibility to educate donors on the necessity of running costs.

Professor Gareth Morgan

The Charity Commission has instructed researchers to study perceptions amongst charities of the impact of the public benefit requirement.


Variety Club rebrands to improve recognition as children's charity

The Variety Club has announced today that it will undertake a major rebranding including a name change to Variety, the Children’s Charity.

Think tanks should be required by law to list all their donors and the amount of their donations, every year. We would probably find that, indirectly, they are as heavily funded by government as charities but with a lot less value to society.

» Government-funded charities "subvert the democratic process and squander taxpayers' money", think tank says

Nick Hurd, minster for civil society and Emma-Jane Cross, chief executive of Beatbullying

Beatbullying has been awarded £1.3m from the Cabinet Office’s Social Action Fund to expand its services by setting up a new social action organisation.

Nesta transition from quango to charity confirmed

Nesta, a quango which had its funding cut in the 2010 Spending Review, is to become a charity following a government consultation which indicated broad support for the proposal.

NCVO speaks up for smaller organisations over Register of Lobbyists

As the government launched its consultation on the proposed Register of Lobbyists on Friday, the National Council of Voluntary Organisations warned that “smaller organisations should not be dissuaded from engaging with the political system”.

Impact group: charities could allocate percentage of funding for impact measurement

The Inspiring Impact Group, a coalition of voluntary sector bodies seeking to provide collective leadership on measuring impact over the next 10 years, is considering encouraging funders to allocate at least 5 per cent of funding to evaluation and measurement.

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