7 Oct 2014
Conservatives working in the voluntary sector are reluctant to admit to party membership because they believe they will face discrimination, Conservative MP Penny Mordaunt said yesterday at her party's conference.
Ian Allsop returned from holiday to find many in the sector already needled by Brooks Newmark. This article was written for Charity Finance magazine, which went to press before Newmark resigned as minister for civil society.
The chair of the new press regulator has said that the Sunday Mirror story which forced Brooks Newmark to quit as minister for civil society, was so serious that it would have been investigated even without the complaint made by MP Mark Pritchard.
Bringing a charity back from the brink of collapse is a tricky business –
but for Alice Maynard, outgoing chair of Scope, the solution is as much
about the human touch as it is about bottom-line financials. Emily Corfe speaks to her about how she did it.
It is incredibly important that charities raise larger concerns about broader issues, rather than only focusing on the immediate situation.
A new membership group was launched today to support the growth of health and social care charities and reduce their costs.
A new scheme matching up IT professionals from the private sector to provide free advice on security and data protection to charities has been announced.
The Institute of Fundraising is calling for the annual income cap on society lotteries to be increased from £10m to £100m in response to an inquiry by the Culture Media and Sport Committee.
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