18 Sep 2014
The organisers of #GivingTuesday, a campaign to promote charitable giving, have today embarked on a tour of cities around the UK to encourage people, charities and businesses to give their support.
Race for Life has topped a list of the 20 highest earning mass participation events, raising £51m for Cancer Research UK.
World Animal Protection paid one employee £231,732 last year in “exceptional payment of salary and statutory redundancy costs”, after deciding to close its Colombia office, according to its latest accounts.
Has the taxpayer gained? I don't think so - the small savings to the Treasury (after the redundancy costs) are far outweighed by the damaging consequences of an under-resourced charity regulator.
The Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator has today opened a consultation into plans to publish all annual reports on its register, and several other major changes to the way it regulates charities.
The income of UK charity shops increased by 2.2 per cent in real terms in the year to March 2014, marking a return to growth, according to new figures released by the Charity Retail Association.
Barts Charity, the country’s third largest NHS charity, has become the first to be granted independence from the regulation of the Health Secretary, under new rules approved last year.
Christine Rigby, senior consultant at Bates Wells Braithwaite, questions the regulator's plans to measure campaigning in the annual return.
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