18 Sep 2014
The Charity Commission is meeting with the trustees of Society Network Foundation this week in an attempt to gather more information for its investigation into apparent misuse of a restricted government grant and payments to its chair and staff.
CFG is inviting charities to share their experiences of problems sending money to areas affected by conflict and terror activity.
For the third year in a row, the British Red Cross director of fundraising Mark Astarita has been voted the most influential person in fundraising.
Donors are starting to feel more optimistic and are less likely to cancel their charitable contributions, with new figures showing direct debit cancellations in 2013 fell to the lowest annual average rate since before the recession.
My feelings about Mr Hurd precisely, and thank you, Gareth Thomas, for hanging onto this like a terrier with a weasel. The money needs to be paid back and heads should roll.
Rosie Chapman compares the recommendations of NCVO’s senior executive pay inquiry with practice in other sectors.
The Charity Commission’s head of policy engagement and foresight has said she doesn’t expect many charities to have to register with the Electoral Commission as a third-party campaigner ahead of next year’s general election, but that charities should still check.