18 Sep 2014
The Jimmy Savile Charitable Trust has been granted permission to appeal against the agreed system of compensation for victims of the presenter, despite not being obliged to pay any money out itself.
Voluntary Services Overseas saw its income increase by 20 per cent to £68.7m in 2013/14, according to its latest annual report.
Oxfam’s total income rose by more than £21m to £389m in the year to March 2014, according to its annual report and accounts published today.
Wage bill savings at the Charity Commission have finally outweighed the direct costs of making a third of its staff redundant. But Tania Mason wonders if it is a false economy.
So B&B operators cannot refuse gay couples a bed in their own home yet banks can assume muslim organisations might be laundering money for terrorists without any criminal act being proved. Its a strange world.
A man has admitted pocketing £300,000 donated by members of the public who believed it would go to Help for Heroes.
Half a million people who volunteer in their local community should be given council tax rebates, the Local Government Association has recommended.
The Charity Commission has opened a statutory inquiry into grant-giver the Catalyst Trust over concerns about more than £60,000 of “unexplained transactions” and whether the charity has been used for private benefits.
Two trustees of an organisation intended to channel funds to veterinary charity the PDSA spent part of the money on fees for their own professional services, according to a Charity Commission inquiry report published yesterday.