Children’s cancer charity told by Commission to appoint more trustees
News

Children’s cancer charity told by Commission to appoint more trustees

30 Mar 2015 | Governance | Alice Sharman

The Charity Commission has given a charity where one of the founding trustees was accused of using funds for personal benefit seven months to recruit more trustees.

Share

Children’s cancer charity told by Commission to appoint more trustees

« First | previous | Displaying 137 to 144 (of 15452) | next | last »

OSCR

The Scottish charity regulator has announced a full revision of its guidance for Scottish voluntary organisations and is calling for feedback on its draft publication. 

George Osborne Credit:MH Holland

George Osborne has announced that a land mine clearing charity is to receive a £10m grant which will be funded by fines levied on banks for abusing the Libor system.

Adam Leeder, elected councillor for Ipswich Bourough Council and a BDO consultant

Although the Social Value Act is having a positive impact, Adam Leeder believes the government is right to decide against increasing its scope.

Gervase McGrath

If commissioners are serious about the social value element of contracts, the added value charities bring might at last be valued, says Gervase McGrath.

Charity Finance was (and is) a truly proper read for anyone working in this industry. It was like Daniel himself - decent, informative, full of integrity and with a sprinkling of humour to lighten the load.

» Daniel Phelan: Publisher, editor, social entrepreneur, intellectual

Charlie Wigglesworth

For all the opportunities the Social Value Act promises, there is little evidence it is helping charities and social enterprises win contracts, says Charlie Wigglesworth.

David Schmitz

David Schmitz concludes his two-part article on the legal powers charities have to make public comment.

Josie Gowler, college accountant at Newnham College, University of Cambridge

Josie Gowler shares her personal tips on negotiating with potential suppliers.

NCVO opposes IoF call to increase the maximum size of society lotteries

NCVO has said that there is not enough evidence available to agree with the Institute of Fundraising’s call to substantially increase the size of society lotteries.

« First | previous | Displaying 137 to 144 (of 15452) | next | last »

Directory

Search the Directory

 

The Civil Society Directory is a comprehensive and effective resource for finding organisations and people in the sector.