10 Sep 2015
Two trustees at the Halo Trust were paid a combined total of £120,000 to review the charity’s structural, remuneration and governance arrangements following the suspension and eventual resignation of its founder and chief executive.
HM Revenue and Customs has decided to reduce how often it publishes statistics about charity tax reliefs, despite concerns from sector bodies.
This week the Dogs Trust launched its own emoji keyboard while the Barnardo's retail team started a fashion blog.
Action for Children’s total income has fallen for the third year in a row, due to “volatile markets” and “pressure on local authorities’ funds”, according to its latest set of accounts filed this week.
Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.
The move to longer term funding is great; this is one of the biggest complaints we get from the young people that we work with; they often ask "why is it that as soon as they get a project/activity that we like and benefit from, it gets taken away."
Charities that "pester" donors by phone and email are putting people off donating to the tune of £1bn a year, according to a survey.
David Praill shares the leadership lessons he has learned over two decades working at the heart of the hospice movement.
The Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations has reported that its membership is up 4 per cent, while its income has continued to gradually decline.
Just over 80 per cent of small and medium charities are struggling to obtain enough funding and a further 63 per cent are “seriously worried” about ongoing income, according to a report released by Lloyds Bank Foundation.