13 Nov 2014
Rowena Lewis is shocked by the Autism Trust's new poster campaign showing its founder 'getting 'em out' for the boys.
Tony Blair’s New Labour swept to power in 1997 on a wave of optimism and ambitious promises. Thirteen eventful years later and the party is behind in the polls. Perhaps a good time, then, to assess what has Labour done for the sector during that time, for good or ill. Gareth Jones reports.
Surely a more accurate one-line representation of this study is that 6 out of 10 people DO stop for charity fundraisers?
The Home Office has announced it will give more than £265,000 of funding to help charities run projects that prevent hate crime and provide support to victims of hate crime.
Hedge fund supremo Chris Hohn’s charity the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation has continued its unstoppable growth into one of the biggest UK charities by income, overtaking the Wellcome Trust to become the fourth-largest constituent of the Charity 100 Index.
Trustees of the Garfield Weston Foundation have been reprimanded by the Charity Commission for allowing an associated company to make political donations to the Conservative Party.
Futurebuilders’ investments generate financial and social returns, as well as savings to the public purse, according to an independent evaluation of the government-funded loan scheme for the voluntary sector.