15 May 2014
The 2014 London Marathon is on track to raise more than £53m for good causes and break the Guinness World Record for the most charity fundraising at a single annual event for the eighth year running.
Intelligent Giving may yet be consigned to the history books as New Philanthropy Capital struggles to secure funding to revive the charity comparison website.
Shadow treasury minister Greg Hands has written to Dame Suzi Leather asking for an investigation into whether a charity set up by Tony Blair has misused personal data for political purposes.
Age UK is flexing its newly-pumped muscles for the first time since Help the Aged and Age Concern combined forces, launching a campaign called ‘Our Power is Our Number’ to influence the parties in the election battle.
Muslim Aid has said it is considering legal action against The Sunday Telegraph in response to what it calls “false allegations” about the charity’s financial dealings in an article at the weekend.
Tax avoidance may be legal, but it is still obnoxious. And the rest of us pay additional tax as a result. If I were asked whether the accountants and legal experts who set up these schemes are 'fit and proper persons', I know what my answer would be.
The League Against Cruel Sports has been reprimanded by the Charity Commission for issuing a press release that described the Conservatives as “more like a nasty party than a compassionate Conservative party”.
The Charities Aid Foundation has commissioned a study on how technology can be used to make the gift aid process more manageable.
The Home Office has announced it will give more than £265,000 of funding to help charities run projects that prevent hate crime and provide support to victims of hate crime.
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