7 Jul 2015
Pakistani authorities have sealed up children’s charity Save the Children’s Islamabad offices, and ordered the charity to leave the country, over accusations that it took part in “anti-Pakistan” activities.
A Hindu charity based in Middlesex, which failed to submit its most recent set of accounts to the Commission, said its late filing was the result of six of its eleven trustees renouncing their role at the organisation.
eBay has launched a new "Sell for Charity" feature for Android and iOS users to make it easier to give via mobile.
Serious public concern about fundraising has created a "crisis" which risks damaging confidence in all charities, William Shawcross, chair of the Charity Commission, said yesterday.
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."
A new charity labelling system should be introduced to make it clear which organisations are registered or government-funded, a debate on the second reading of the Charities (Protection and Social Investment)
Bill heard yesterday.
The Fundraising Standard’s Board’s recommendations to strengthen fundraising self-regulation could cost the British Red Cross £2m per year, its fundraising director Mark Astarita said yesterday.
It is "unacceptable" for the Commission to rely on the Treasury for its future funding because of the risk of further cuts to its income, the chair of the regulator, William Shawcross, said yesterday.
Small charities often lack necessary skills such as fundraising and lobbying and struggle to pay good enough salaries to recruit the right staff, a survey released today has found.
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