12 Feb 2015
Sir Stephen Bubb, chief executive of Acevo, has called on the voluntary sector to reject NCVO’s recommendation that charity chief executives should ask trustees and senior staff to declare their political affiliations.
Deniz Hassan reviews the new technologies being used for fundraising and makes some predictions about their likely success.
The Northern Ireland government is currently finalising plans to unveil a renewed, four year programme for the National Citizens Service which will start in the summer.
A network of local funds making loans of less than £250,000 using social investment tax relief is being developed by UBS Wealth Management and social finance intermediary Resonance.
The “formalised systems of volunteer management” has been driven by legislation, safeguarding vulnerable adults and health and safety as well as leading umbrella organisation like the NCVO.
The Lobbying Act is tying charities in unnecessary red tape and has led several large and medium-sized charities to scale down their campaigning activities, according to a report released today.
The Charity Commission’ announcements about charities it investigates are misleading and risk unnecessarily damaging charities' reputations, a senior charity lawyer has warned.
Charities associated with the Victims Services Alliance (VSA) must take more steps to comply with data protection requirements, according to a report by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).
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