29 Oct 2013
Google has shortlisted 10 UK charities which stand the chance of winning £500,000 as part of its Global Impact Challenge.
Jo Taylor concludes her summary of the lessons arising from the largest survey of its kind about property and the charity sector.
Applications to the Charity Awards 2013, sponsored by CAF, are now closed and the shortlist has been announced ahead of the winner's presentation gala on 13 June.
All entries were judged against our ten 'Hallmarks of Excellence'. Find out what our judges were looking for here.
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The Cabinet Office has announced the six new board members of the Charity Commission that will replace the current governance team at the regulator serving under William Shawcross as chair.
The use of collaborative social investment funding for charities by charitable foundations and private sector organisations has been commended in a Cabinet Office report into achieving social impact at scale.
Big Society indeed. Big bucks for the big players and let the rest of us, operating diligently and frugally, eat dust. I hope this story keeps its legs and congratulate those who continue to dig.
Think tank New Philanthropy Capital and offenders charity Clinks have launched a project to support voluntary and community sector organisations working in criminal justice with their impact reporting.
The Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator has passed five schools in its charity test, but one has failed, having provided “too narrow” an access to the benefit it provides.
Resource Alliance chief executive, Neelam Makhijani has called for more emphasis on the role of philanthropy in achieving the United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals as it develops a post-2015 agenda.