14 May 2015
Camphill Village Trust residents and co-workers have formed a community branch of Unite the union, as the High Court dismissed an application for judicial review relating to changes the charity proposes making to their living arrangements had breached their human rights. .
Liberal Democrat peer Lord Shipley has called on the government to donate 5 per cent of the profit of the sale of the ‘bad arm’ of Northern Rock Asset Management to the Northern Rock Foundation or a successor foundation.
The Esmée Fairbairn Foundation has launched a new funding strategy which will include a focus on giving unrestricted grants, offering long-term funding, and supporting smaller charities.
Tim Cook, the chief executive of Apple, has pledged to donate the majority of his $800m (£537m) fortune to charity.
Charities are increasingly embracing ‘hackathons’ as a way for technology experts to create and test a technological solution quickly, but are they just a fad or the future? Kirsty Weakley sat in on one to find out.
He was just so nice - an over used word, but I can only ever see Daniel with a smile on his face. Genuine, wickedly funny, intelligent, oozing with foresight and interest.
The Royal British Legion has said that it is working to make sure that its poppy is “never again” used in political campaign material after it appeared on a UK Independence Party candidate’s literature.
Britain's wealthiest people gave away £2.58bn in the last 12 months, with a record number donating at least 1 per cent of their wealth to charity in the past year, according to figures released by The Sunday Times.
Marathon spectators will be able to make charity donations by taking a picture of a runner's vest on a mobile phone, a not-for-profit organisation has said.