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.
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport has said it wishes to protect the level of National Lottery funding received by the voluntary and community sector, and looks to reduce the proportion administered by the Big Lottery Fund from half to 40 per cent.
Strategic commissioning is damaging to the voluntary sector, having the effect of obstructing opportunism, lateral thinking, alternative approaches, and the ability to work holistically to meet community needs, according to research from the National Coalition for Independent Action (NCIA).
Stuart Etherington, chief executive of NCVO, has slammed the arrest of anti-war protestors Brian Haw and Barbara Tucker outside the Houses of Parliament.
Charities are not elected, and in their reports and press releases they claim an authority they may/should not enjoy.
The Clore Social Leadership Programme is launching two new specialist Fellowships, one in finance and one in innovation in public service delivery.
Unity Trust Bank has increased its lending over the past year by 68 per cent, taking its total loans portfolio to a record £197m, according to its latest results.
Bank of America has issued a final call for London applications for the Neighbourhood Builders and Local Heroes categories of its Neighbourhood Excellence Initiative (NEI).
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