7 Jul 2015
Today’s Queen’s Speech includes a Housing Bill which will force some charities to dispose of assets at below market value – a move NCVO has described as a “worrying precedent” for the sector.
The Fundraising Standards Board has published the terms of reference for an investigation into both the case of Olive Cooke and wider fundraising practices, and promised an interim report in early June.
A Cornish Methodist church and registered charity has failed to give any reason for defaulting on annual accounts which were almost 600 days late, according to a Charity Commission inquiry report published today.
A British Heart Foundation campaign to fund new research into heart defects has raised £25m over the last four years, the charity announced today.
A giant of the charity sector, but an even greater friend. I am truly devastated that Dave is no longer with us.
A former assistant manager at Grant Thornton has been jailed for 40 months after embezzling more than £726,000 intended to go to charity.
Some 20 per cent of charities do not accept donations via their own websites, and 38 per cent are not able to receive text donations, according to a report from Barclays.
Sir Ian Botham has threatened the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds with a lawsuit, claiming the charity made libellous comments about him on the BBC last week.
RSPCA has seen its income begin to increase, following a dramatic drop of £12m in its previous year’s accounts.
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