13 Nov 2014
Paul Farmer, chief executive of Mind, has been appointed the chair of the Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations, while Sharon Allen, chief executive of Skills for Care, has been appointed vice-chair.
The Charity Commission has opened an investigation into North London Central Mosque in response to a complaint from a former Labour MP trustee who has quit the charity in protest over an alleged forgery.
The Institute of Fundraising and Fundraising Standards Board will encourage National Parks to report any rogue fundraising activity on the Three Peaks Challenge, following the release of a revised code on challenge events.
Surely a more accurate one-line representation of this study is that 6 out of 10 people DO stop for charity fundraisers?
Jenny Willott MP, charities spokeswoman for the Liberal Democrats, outlines her party’s proposalsfor increased localism to Vibeka Mair.
Former chief executive of the NHS in Scotland, Sir Don Cruickshank, is to be the new chairman of Marie Curie Cancer Care. He will take over from Sir Peter Davis later in the year.
The Apax Foundation has taken the first step towards a commitment to invest up to 20 per cent of its assets into social investments by putting an undisclosed sum into development finance company Finance in Motion.