9 Mar 2015
Leaders from six umbrella organisations have urged the government to use the Budget to extend a VAT rebate scheme which would save the charity sector up to £1.5bn per year.
Civil Society News is republishing this article from 13 June 2014 in tribute to Daniel Phelan.
A coterie of Charity Awards judges past and present, along with past winners of the Outstanding Achievement Award, paid a special tribute to Charity Awards founder Daniel Phelan last night, as the event celebrated its 15th year.
Civil Society News is republishing this article from December 2013 in tribute to Daniel Phelan.
Daniel Phelan first published Charity Finance in 1990, just as the charity sector was about to fundamentally change. Two hundred issues later, he reflects on the journey with Vibeka Mair.
Following the launch of his organisation's new link-up with LinkedIn to help charities recruit volunteers, Jamie Ward-Smith of Do-it offers a guide on how to find and keep them.
Innovation in the fundraising sector is inherently risky but not innovating can be riskier still, the chief executive of the British Heart Foundation told Civil Society Media’s first Fundraising Live conference this morning.
Charity Finance was (and is) a truly proper read for anyone working in this industry. It was like Daniel himself - decent, informative, full of integrity and with a sprinkling of humour to lighten the load.
The Spectator magazine has published an attack on the activities of Kids Company, saying that it is “a drain on donations that might otherwise go to better causes” and calling for a review of its activities.
The Charity Commission is reviewing its campaigning guidance, CC9 in order to "water it down" and charities face "serious trouble" as a result, Sir Stephen Bubb, chief executive of Acevo, warned yesterday.
A target shooting association that was denied charitable status by the Charity Commission this week, said it was “saddened” by the decision and is struggling to raise funds for an appeal.
Kathy Evans, chief executive of Children England, has said her charity will ignore the Lobbying Act and not let it “quell” the voice of the charity sector.
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