25 May 2016
William Shawcross, chair of the Charity Commission, has warned of "the damage charities can do to themselves" if they "push too hard" on campaigning.
As part of his dissertation, Olof Williamson identified 101 charities to have spiked and then sustained growth of over 100 per cent between 2008 and 2014. He discusses what these charities have in common.
HM Revenue & Customs has refuted as "nonsense" allegations that it has changed its position on gift aid donations, after it was criticised over plans to make donors complete a "pre-donation questionnaire".
Fundraising Magazine’s 50 Most Influential poll is open for voting until 20 May.
Rohan Hewavisenti suggests why more finance directors should join Twitter.
I am not against more effective regulation but the driver for this regulation must be based on sounder footings than just to appease the media because the media will be back with negative stories regardless.
Robina Chatham reflects on how she lost sight of the importance of people skills.
Ian Allsop has recently returned from Costa Rica, but he definitely does not use any offshore investment vehicles.
A plan to introduce a “pre-donation questionnaire” for supporters before they can make gift aided donations online has been criticised as “completely ridiculous” and damaging to giving.
Many grant-givers will “be really horribly affected” by an “onerous” new international transparency regime, a tax conference heard last week.