18 Sep 2014
Charity investments rose in value by just over 10 per cent in the last 12 months, and by 2.8 per cent in the first half of 2014, according to figures released by market analysts State Street.
Cancer Research UK increased its income by £53m in the year to March 2014, a rise of 10 per cent on the previous year, according to its annual report and accounts filed last month.
The Charity Commission has today concluded that the trustees of 12 charities under investigation for late filing of accounts were responsible for misconduct and in breach of their legal duties.
The trustees of the Society Network Foundation, the Big Society Network charity, have issued a statement denying that the two organisations misused money and used political pressure to secure more than £3m of funding.
Has the taxpayer gained? I don't think so - the small savings to the Treasury (after the redundancy costs) are far outweighed by the damaging consequences of an under-resourced charity regulator.
The Charity Commission has removed ten charities from the register after finding they had made fraudulent applications.
A group of Oxford students have produced a music video of their cover of a Shakira single for hospice charity Helen & Douglas House.
RNLI has become the first major UK charity to accept donations in the digital currency, Bitcoin, in a bid to attract new supporters.
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