7 Oct 2014
Helen Stephenson is leaving her post as director of the Office for Civil Society and being replaced by Mark Fisher, currently social justice director at the Department for Work and Pensions.
The legacy market is in significant strife and is unlikely to return to pre-recession levels for another two years, according to a report released today.
A new community foundation launching today in Dorset will offer donors a new level of control over their gifts.
The Bank of England (BoE) Monetary Policy Committee’s decision to postpone its asset purchase programme at £200bn was widely expected, but it left the door open for more quantitative easing should economic conditions warrant it.
The Social Enterprise Loan Fund (SEL) chose Berg Kaprow Lewis as its new auditors after its Adventure Capital Fund, worth £13m, became an independent charity in 2007 and reduced the assets of SEL from £17.4m to £3.6m.
Charities are not elected, and in their reports and press releases they claim an authority they may/should not enjoy.
Learning disability charity Walsingham has merged with the Longfields Association, a day centre for people with learning disabilities in Swansea.
A Scottish charity for widows which could only give beneficiaries £25 or less has had its century-old law on donations repealed by the Scottish parliament.
NCVO is attempting to seek out the sector’s future leaders by holding a series of ‘curry club’ meetings across England’s nine government regions.
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