15 May 2014
Oxfam’s international secretariat has made the decision in principle to move its headquarters from Oxford to either Bangkok or Nairobi as part of a wider objective to devolve power from the northern to the southern hemisphere.
Terrorist abuse of charities is “potentially the most deadly” problem the Charity Commission faces, its chair William Shawcross has said.
The former chair of Lincoln and District Mencap and his wife have both been jailed for fraud and theft from vulnerable clients and the charity.
The 2014 London Marathon is on track to raise more than £53m for good causes and break the Guinness World Record for the most charity fundraising at a single annual event for the eighth year running.
Paula Sussex, senior vice president, public sector of CGI, has been appointed the new chief executive of the Charity Commission.
Tax avoidance may be legal, but it is still obnoxious. And the rest of us pay additional tax as a result. If I were asked whether the accountants and legal experts who set up these schemes are 'fit and proper persons', I know what my answer would be.
The Metropolitan Police has said that there is “no credible evidence of criminality” following an investigation into allegations that the London Borough of Tower Hamlets gave out charity grants to gain electoral success.
A report published today which looks at the impact of welfare reforms in the region of Yorkshire and Humber shows that 95 per cent of voluntary organisations who responded have been affected by recent changes.
The UK is to launch the first development impact bond - an international version of the social impact bond - International Development Secretary Justine Greening has said.
The amount donated to the National Osteoporosis Society, the charity 42-year-old Robert Berry was running for at the weekend's London Marathon, has reached over £60,000 since his death.
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