13 Sep 2016
The Charity Commission has appointed an interim manager to oversee the winding up of the Park Charitable Trust, which is under statutory inquiry over concerns about its investment tactics.
The National Trust income has risen to £522m this year, according to its recently published annual report and accounts.
HMRC has published new Common Reporting Standard guidance, which assures charities that it will implement a “soft landing” approach, following pressure from sector bodies.
Save the Children UK has launched a £1m fundraising appeal to outfit and support a search and rescue boat which will operate in the Mediterranean over the next 15 months.
Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.
There needs to be a complete rethink on board selection, responsibility and business knowledge - after all, a charity is still a business.
The Royal British Legion and a face-to-face fundraising agency breached the Code of Fundraising Practice, the Fundraising Standards Board has ruled, in an investigation following up an exposé in the Mail on Sunday.
Allowing charities to pay trustees without permission from the Charity Commission would fundamentally change the sector, says Gareth Jones.
David Emerson is stepping down as chief executive of the Association of Charitable Foundations later this year.