7 Oct 2014
Helen Stephenson is leaving her post as director of the Office for Civil Society and being replaced by Mark Fisher, currently social justice director at the Department for Work and Pensions.
After a year in which a number of CIFs have closed, Ian Allsop assesses the future of pooled funds in the charity sector.
The sector lost a great advocate and friend when Stephen Lloyd was tragically killed in a holiday boating accident in August. In this last article he was to write, he argues for a return to the Charity Commission’s pre-2006 constitutional structure.
Writing for Charity Finance magazine, which went to press before Brooks Newmark resigned as minister for civil society, Andrew Hind considers the fallout from Nemark's comment that charities "should stick to their knitting".
Are you having tough conversations with colleagues in finance to secure investment in fundraising? Or has finance already won and you’re putting short-term targets over long-term strategy? By Jenna Pudelek.
It is incredibly important that charities raise larger concerns about broader issues, rather than only focusing on the immediate situation.
Social investment is not reaching its potential because trustees feel "alienated" by the language used, the chief executive of Leonard Cheshire Disability told a fringe event at the Conservative Party Conference yesterday.
The charity sector is "enormously important to the Prime Minister" personally, the new minister for civil society Rob Wilson told an audience of charity leaders at the Conservative Party Conference yesterday.
William Shawcross has insisted that the regulator is not “disproportionately” focusing on Muslim charities, as Theresa May promises new powers for the Commission to tackle terrorism.
Crime Reduction Initiatives (CRI) has reported income last year of £116.8m, its highest-ever revenue and more than double the figure of five years ago.
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