10 Sep 2015
Access, the foundation for social investment, has opened a consultation into how it will spend a £60m ten year capacitybuilding endowment.
Mark Bishop, currently the director of fundraising at Prostate Cancer UK, has announced that he will be joining the National Trust for Scotland in October.
William Shawcross has said that if the self-regulation of fundraising cannot be sorted out then the Charity Commission could do it - if the government provided it with extra resources.
Kids Company has denied reports that plans are being drawn up to close the charity, as the Charity Commission reveals additional “potentially serious concerns” were raised by former staff members.
The Charity Commission has launched a statutory inquiry into a London-based charity following concerns that the charity is owed £2m by a company it is associated with.
Charities already register with the Charity Commission; the FRSB costs money that many small charities, doing God's and often the government's work, can ill afford; Olive Cooke did not kill herself over charity solicitations.
Kirsty Weakley was on the receiving end of a fundraising phone call last week and disappointingly for a journalist, was not hounded or pressured.
The Royal British Legion has suspended operations with fundraising agency Magnum Direct, and the Fundraising Standards Board has opened an investigation, following an undercover report by the Mail on Sunday.
Professor Paul Palmer argues that educational underinvestment is preventing finance directors from taking the lead in exploiting new forms of funding.
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