7 Oct 2014
Conservatives working in the voluntary sector are reluctant to admit to party membership because they believe they will face discrimination, Conservative MP Penny Mordaunt said yesterday at her party's conference.
Volunteering England has welcomed the appointment of its president Baroness Hanham as parliamentary secretary of state in the department for communities and local government (DCLG).
BBC Children in Need has broken its previous fundraising record, with post-telethon donations taking its total for the 2009 event past £39m.
Charities are not elected, and in their reports and press releases they claim an authority they may/should not enjoy.
The twin appointments of Nick Hurd as minister for the third sector and Greg Clark as a minister of state in the Department for Communities and Local Government is a “great result” for the sector, according to NCVO chief executive Stuart Etherington.
Conservative MP Nick Hurd will be announced today as the voluntary sector’s new minister, Civil Society has learned.
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