7 Oct 2014
The Transparency of Lobbying, Non-party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Act 2014 comes into force today, which limits the amount charities can spend on campaigning in the lead-up to the general election.
The Sick Kids Friends Foundation, the charity behind the failed New Pyjamas Campaign, has been cleared of any misconduct by an OSCR inquiry but has been given recommendations to strengthen its governance.
The Disasters Emergency Committee has raised £47m for the Pakistan flood emergency effort, as its annual report shows it is reviewing its accountability framework.
Dr Carole Easton, former chief executive of ChildLine, has been appointed by disfigurement charity Changing Faces as its deputy CEO starting 13 September.
It is incredibly important that charities raise larger concerns about broader issues, rather than only focusing on the immediate situation.
NCVO chief executive Sir Stuart Etherington has become a member of the European Economic & Social Committee (EcoSoc), the major civil society body of the EU.
The Shetland Charitable Trust has been warned that it could face an accounts freeze and forced suspension of its trustees or employees if an OSCR investigation into the charity proves there is a systemic conflict of interests on the board.
The lands Down Under have topped the first World Giving Index, with their populations exhibiting high levels of philanthropy, volunteerism and community-mindedness.
The National Trust had its best ever financial performance last year, according to the charity’s 2009/10 annual report published today.
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