13 Nov 2014
There needs to be a rebalancing of the relationship between the voluntary sector and government, shadow minister for civil society Lisa Nandy said today.
Church leaders in Northern Ireland are continuing to express concern that the charitable status of churches in the region could be under threat with the imminent release of new public benefit guidance.
A Cancer Research UK charity shop has come up with a novel way of attracting attention to its window display.
It’s a well-worn warning, but social investment and ethical consumerism are entering a new era of strength in which charities will have to start compete for the ethical pound, rather than the charitable pound. Celina Ribeiro says the battle lines aren’t clear, but traditional charities need to pay attention.
Surely a more accurate one-line representation of this study is that 6 out of 10 people DO stop for charity fundraisers?
Martin Narey, chief executive of Barnardo’s, has warned against heavily diluting the vetting and barring scheme following the Home Office's decision to halt and review it.
The value of Children’s Investment Fund Foundation grantmaking dropped by £10m during the last financial year, but the charity says it has had a consistent approach to funding projects.
The College of Law, a charity which provides legal education, has defended the £440,000 salary of its chief executive, Nigel Savage, and the £410,000 wage of its deputy chief executive Alan Humphreys, after it was criticised on Roll on Friday, a website for lawyers and in the Sunday Times.
The coalition government is aiming to have the Big Society Bank open for business by April next year, according to the Cabinet Office Structural Reform Plan published this week.