13 Nov 2014
Dorothy Dalton suggests that it is time for the Charity Commission's board to be less hands-on and to ensure its online guidance gives top-notch advice.
The think tank NPC has highlighted ten philanthropic innovations from around the world that it believes should be replicated in the UK.
What if charity lotteries were let off the leash and freed from Gambling Commission regulations? Many in the sector support relaxing the rules they believe are stifling the amount of money that could be raised for good causes. Jenna Pudelek reports.
Paula Sussex, the chief executive of the Charity Commission, has said the Commission is now focusing on "robust regulation" and will not allow charities the benefit of the doubt.
Lord Hodgson and NCVO will host a roundtable next month to start discussions over charities paying towards the running of the Charity Commission, Paula Sussex told the Charity Finance Summit.
With comments like those, maybe he should resign.
In the second of a series of articles on the future of the voluntary
sector, Dan Corry examines the role charities play in delivering public services.
The American fundraising consultant Simone Joyaux has been chosen to chair the board of the Centre for Sustainable Philanthropy at Plymouth University.
The international development charity Sightsavers will launch its biggest ever fundraising appeal to raise £30m over three years to restore the sight of one million people.