29 Oct 2013
Shadow minister for civil society Gareth Thomas has tabled a series of Parliamentary questions to minister Nick Hurd about the government's funding of Big Society Network and the allocation of Social Action Fund money.
A Welsh representative has been appointed to join the six new Charity Commission board members announced earlier this month.
The trustees of the Jimmy Savile Charitable Trust are not donating any funds to the National Association for People Abused in Childhood – despite NAPAC seeing demand for its services rocket following last year’s revelations about the disgraced former TV personality.
Charities’ membership or non-membership of the Fundraising Standards Board could be included on the charity register from 2014, alongside details of any public fundraising arrangements, following proposals put to the charity sector for consultation by the Charity Commission today.
Google has shortlisted ten UK charities which stand the chance of winning £500,000 as part of its Global Impact Challenge.
These enormous sums, apparent lack of process or control, the impression of pals lining each others' pockets, and dissemblance (at best) combine to look more than scandalous.
Birkbeck University of London has come under fire over plans to close its Masters course in Voluntary and Community Sector Studies.
Take-up of payroll giving within 15 government departments varies wildly, with most departments faring far worse than the national average.
eBay for Charity is the latest partner of Small Charity Week 2013 to announce details of its support, giving small charities the opportunity to call for donations at its checkout.