12 Feb 2015
The Charity Commission has sided with the People’s Dispensary for Sick Animals on a decision that would allow it to change its objects to offer paid-for services.
The Guardian and Observer newspapers are teaming up with New Philanthropy Capital for their 2010 Christmas charity appeal, which for the first time will require each charity applicant to clearly communicate the impact their charity makes.
Biman Mittra outlines the model terms of reference to keep your committee on track as a major influence in determining the success of your charity’s investment strategy.
Trustees perform a vital role in a charity, holding a great deal of responsibility. This model code of conduct, prepared by Charity Trustee Networks, will ensure both the charity and the trustee are aware of the trustee responsibilies.
The “formalised systems of volunteer management” has been driven by legislation, safeguarding vulnerable adults and health and safety as well as leading umbrella organisation like the NCVO.
They had been criticised for showing a lack of warmth to the coming visit of evangelical philanthropists Bill Gates and Warren Buffett, but China’s rich have begun to pledge to give away their wealth to charity en masse.
The failure to demonstrate what they do with donors' money means charities will have to face endless public and media questioning about how much they spend to get the donors, says Allan Freeman.
The cost of processing gift aid claims to HMRC has risen by more than half over the course of this year, it was revealed during parliamentary questions yesterday.
The Public Fundraising Regulatory Association’s head of communications, Ian MacQuillin, has slammed the sector for seven years of failure to defend face-to-face.