7 Oct 2014
Helen Stephenson is leaving her post as director of the Office for Civil Society and being replaced by Mark Fisher, currently social justice director at the Department for Work and Pensions.
Charity Technology Trust (CTT) announced yesterday a partnership with Race Online 2012 to help all UK charities have a presence online by 2012.
Christine Pratt, chief executive of the National Bullying Helpline, has criticised the Charity Commission’s investigation into its operations, calling the regulator’s processes “far from fair, open and transparent”.
The coalition government will strive to find ways to properly resource civil society to enable it to be in the vanguard of the Big Society, Francis Maude told an audience of sector representatives today.
Charities are not elected, and in their reports and press releases they claim an authority they may/should not enjoy.
The Charity Employees Benevolent Fund has recruited Mike Lake, director general of the English Speaking Union, as chair of its new advisory council.
Last week’s announcement that the Department for International Development will set up a watchdog for aid spending could portend a new statutory funding world order, says Celina Ribeiro.
Cancer Research UK will no longer share donor data with other charities and has pulled out of the donor data swapping service Reciprocate.
nfpSynergy will pay staff to watch the World Cup in an act of satire against what it calls the “over-estimation” of volunteering figures in England and Wales, based on the government’s lax volunteering definitions.
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