29 Oct 2013
The Scottish Council of Voluntary Organisations has criticised the Scottish regulator, OSCR, for stepping “outside its regulatory remit” in draft guidance produced for charities on the Scottish independence referendum.
The Charity Commission is devising a new audit strategy to manage key risks following the appointment of PKF as its new internal auditor.
Heather Lamont, head of charity business development at HSBC Investments and a former Charity Finance editor, will start a new role at CCLA on 1 July.
Royal Mail Group selected Help the Hospices as its first-ever three-year Charity of the Year partner and has raised just under £2m for the national charity and local hospices. Kerry Turner, the company's account manager, unpicks the partnership.
These enormous sums, apparent lack of process or control, the impression of pals lining each others' pockets, and dissemblance (at best) combine to look more than scandalous.
More charities are recognising the importance of IT at strategic level and increasing their IT budgets accordingly, according to the Charity Finance IT Survey 2008.
Professor Ian Bruce has been appointed as secretary of US research body, the Nonprofit Academic Centers Council.
Winchester College has denied that its new bursaries policy, devised in response to the new public benefit requirements, is putting pressure on other schools to raise their fees.