21 Apr 2015
The Charity Commission is investigating a Christian charity over concerns relating to the repossession of the charity’s property and subsequent litigation and costs incurred by trustees.
Navca’s chief executive Neil Cleeveley tells Kirsty Weakley that local infrastructure bodies need to collaborate, argue for early intervention, and explain the contribution they make.
Earlier this year sector leaders expressed concern that as we approach the general election politicians had little real narrative about the voluntary sector. Would a debate between the civil society representatives change their minds? Kirsty Weakley assesses each of the speakers.
Voluntary sector organisations which contract with government are likely to have to reveal more information about their activities under new rules announced today by Francis Maude, Minister for the Cabinet Office.
The next Parliament will see opportunities for charities to play a bigger role in delivering public services, representatives of the three main political parties said yesterday, but they disagreed about how this should come about.
He was just so nice - an over used word, but I can only ever see Daniel with a smile on his face. Genuine, wickedly funny, intelligent, oozing with foresight and interest.
Separate legislation requiring higher payouts to charity should be introduced to govern larger commercial society lotteries such as the Health Lottery and the People's Postcode Lottery, a Commons committee has said.
Seventy per cent of charities responding to a survey experienced an increase in demand for services in the last 12 months, and the same number expect an increase in the next 12, according to a report released today.
Charitable foundations are inefficient and are under no pressure to improve, and many of their grants do not achieve their aim, an NPC conference heard yesterday.
The chief executive of the Charity Commission has urged charity trustees to be ready to shut their charity down if they are not furthering their mission.
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