9 Mar 2015
Children's charities Barnardo's and Action for Children have released reports saying there is "no evidence" that TV star Jimmy Savile was given unsupervised access to children in their care.
The Office for Civil Society will scrap the strategic partners programme and create a £9m transition fund lasting till 2014 for up to 15 existing strategic partners.
The Fundraising Standards Board has asked the Salvation Army to deal with a public complaint about the charity's arrangement with its commercial clothing bank partner following national press coverage criticising the partnership for favouring the company.
Public complaints about charity clothing collections have risen by more than 200 per cent, according to unofficial figures from the Fundraising Standards Board.
Oxfam will have a month's running costs paid for by PayPal in an effort to alleviate donor qualms about how much of their donations go to overhead costs.
It seems to be a rather British trait that we often don't tell people how much we value and appreciate them until after they've died - I'm so glad that I had the opportunity to celebrate Dan's successes with him at the 200th anniversary celebrations and that he was properly acknowledged by all at the Charity Awards 2014. RIP Dan - you'll be missed.
London charities have won a judicial review challenge against London Council’s decision to cut its London Boroughs Grant Scheme by 63.5 per cent.
An employee from each of Groundwork UK, British Red Cross and Action for Children have been selected to take part in a joint UK/India healthcare challenge supported by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and Common Purpose.
The National Union of Students has produced a Good Governance Code of Practice for its member unions to help them adjust to their new status as registered charities.
Fifth Estate, the voluntary sector group of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations, is conducting a survey to assess the extent to which senior communications professionals are allowed to help set strategy within their charities.
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