Michael O'Toole will be new CEO of Mentor
News

Michael O’Toole steps down as sector's Crown Representative

16 Sep 2014 | Tania Mason

Michael O’Toole, the first Crown Representative for the charity sector, has resigned after two years to become the new chief executive of Mentor, the youth drug and alcohol charity.

Share

Michael O’Toole steps down as sector's Crown Representative

« First | previous | Displaying 1681 to 1688 (of 3110) | next | last »

Copyright RNLI Sunderland

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution has cut 41 staff, citing the challenging economic climate for charities that rely on public donations.

Welsh government suspends all funding to beleaguered equality charity

The Welsh government has suspended all public funding to the All Wales Ethnic Minority Association, until an investigation into alleged abuse of charitable funds is completed.

Frances McCandless, chief executive, Charity Commission for Northern Ireland

The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland has published the key lessons learnt from the first 100 concerns lodged about charities across the country.

Bill Gates, Microsoft founder and

Bill Gates has pledged a $750m vote of confidence in the Global Fund to fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria after it was announced its executive director would step down following the exposure of a "grave abuse of funds" in several countries the fund works in.

"Stick to their knitting". Who on earth do you think you are Mr Newmark. You've probably just plummeted the Conservative Party so far down the polls they'll never recover.

» Brooks Newmark: charities should keep out of politics

Rowena Lewis, fellow, Clore Social Leadership Programme

Seven in ten voluntary sector employees are female, yet just over four in ten charities are led by female CEOs or chairs. And in charities with turnover of £10m or more, women are in the top jobs at just 27 per cent of them.

Stephen Yip, founder and chief executive of Kind

Children’s charity Kind has announced that its founder and chief executive Stephen Yip has been granted the freedom of the City of Liverpool.

Paul Stallard, PFRA chairman

Paul Stallard has joined the Public Fundraising Regulatory Association as its first paid chair, succeeding Michael Naidu who has been acting chair since 2008.

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.

« First | previous | Displaying 1681 to 1688 (of 3110) | next | last »

Directory

Search the Directory

 

The Civil Society Directory is a comprehensive and effective resource for finding organisations and people in the sector.

Free eNews

Ring-fencing public service contracts for charities is a bad idea, NPC tells Labour

16 Sep 2014

NPC has warned that introducing charity-only contracts is the “wrong approach to take”, in its response...

Man jailed for stealing £300,000 of donations meant for Help for Heroes

16 Sep 2014

A man has been jailed for four and a half years for stealing £300,000 donated by the public who believed...

Guide Dogs grows income but posts sixth successive deficit

15 Sep 2014

Guide Dogs increased its fundraising income by 8 per cent to £71.4m last year, but spent more than £31.2m...

Teenage Cancer Trust reveals £5m Stephen Sutton legacy

16 Sep 2014

Teenage Cancer Trust has announced it intends to spend the £5m raised by Stephen Sutton to fund new specialist...

Man jailed for stealing £300,000 of donations meant for Help for Heroes

16 Sep 2014

A man has been jailed for four and a half years for stealing £300,000 donated by the public who believed...

More charities are securing corporate partnerships totalling £10m a year

16 Sep 2014

Partnerships between companies and charities are increasingly longer-term, higher-value and more strategic,...

JustGiving page for Manchester Dogs’ Home receives four donations a second

15 Sep 2014

JustGiving has said that donations going to an appeal for the Manchester Dogs’ Home following an arson...

Commission's new online charity search to launch soon after delay

15 Sep 2014

The Charity Commission’s searchable online register of charities is due to launch in beta this autumn,...

Charities warned that digital campaigns can be 'counterproductive'

9 Sep 2014

Charity digital campaigns can be counterproductive and will need to change to keep the attention of those...

Join the discussion

Twitter
 
Training

Attending our one day courses is a highly effective way of ensuring new and existing trustees fully understand their role, responsibilities and liabilities.

>> Find out more <<