10 Mar 2014
Accusations that Save the Children has been censoring criticism of the energy industry out of fear of upsetting corporate partners is just one negative story that the charity world has woken up to this morning.
Four people have been charged with conspiracy to commit fraud over the running of Newport-based charity Life Music Foundation.
Charity Commission chair William Shawcross appeared to momentarily forget where he was during a speech at Mansion House on Wednesday night – or at least which group of people he was addressing.
Charity leaders have a responsibility to act together and stand up for the sector during these tough times, said Mind chief executive Paul Farmer at last night’s Charity Finance Group annual dinner in London.
I'm sorry that some MPs feel that being contacted by their constituents about issues, which those individuals obviously consider to be important, is a distraction from their work. But that's kind of what WE pay them (handsomely) for.
The total value of legacy income increased by 4.6 per cent in the year ending 30 September, the fastest rate of growth since mid-2008.
Cancer Research UK will repeat its hugely successful January alcohol abstinence campaign, Dryathlon, in 2014, expecting more participants and fundraising next year.
People who indicate their support for a charity in a public way actually donate less than those who support it privately, according to recent research into ‘slactivism’.