29 Oct 2013
Shadow minister for civil society Gareth Thomas has tabled a series of Parliamentary questions to minister Nick Hurd about the government's funding of Big Society Network and the allocation of Social Action Fund money.
The City of London Corporation has appointed a new chief grants officer at the City Bridge Trust as Clare Thomas has decided to move on after 18 years in the role.
In the face of continued low interest rates on deposit balances, banks are finding more innovative ways of adding value, finds Diane Sim.
Big Society indeed. Big bucks for the big players and let the rest of us, operating diligently and frugally, eat dust. I hope this story keeps its legs and congratulate those who continue to dig.
As one of a team of eight corporate graduate volunteers partnered with a small charity to develop a mobile app, Rachel Short reflects on her first 'real' experience of the charity sector.
George Moore was partnered to an educational support charity through the Pilotlight volunteering programme. Here, he shares his lessons learnt as a first-time corporate volunteer.
Alexander Swallow is what would commonly be described as a "rising star" in the charity sector. With six months of experience as the chief executive of the Small Charities Coalition now under his belt, he offers a snapshot of his new life.