13 Sep 2016
The Royal British Legion and a face-to-face fundraising agency breached the Code of Fundraising Practice, the Fundraising Standards Board has ruled, in an investigation following up an exposé in the Mail on Sunday.
The Charity Commission has opened a statutory inquiry into a young people’s charity over concerns about conflicts of interest and about how it managed its property.
Macmillan Cancer Support has come top of the mid-year rankings for YouGov’s charity brand index, which measures public perception of individual organisations, but charities across the board have seen their score drop.
A date for the PFRA’s Extraordinary General Meeting at which members will vote on the organisation’s proposed merger with the IoF will be confirmed tomorrow, according to a spokeswoman.
A Kurdish charity has been removed from the register of charities and its board disqualified from trusteeship after a Charity Commission investigation found it had links to a terrorist leader.
To encourage the sector’s HR Directors to offer opportunities to younger people is not in any way undervaluing the importance and significance of older workers.
The Daily Mail has apologised for describing the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust as "pro-terrorist" and has clarified that the charity does not support or fund terrorism, following an article printed in May.
The OCS will provide £1.7m over four years and work with a group of charitable funders to generate match-funding for a programme to boost governance and leadership skills within the voluntary sector.
The Directory of Social change has called for the Fundraising Regulator to seek a “statutory grant to fund its operations” as part of its submission to the new regulator’s discussion on its levy and registration proposals.
Charities that lost out on gift aid payments because donations on JustGiving included messages of support from more than one person will now receive the lost funds, following updated guidance by HMRC.