29 Oct 2013
Acevo chief executive Sir Stephen Bubb has said the Charity Commission will have to get better at regulating the sector before charities would be prepared to supplement its income with fees.
Volunteering England chief executive Justin Davis Smith has warned that recent proposals to give students who volunteer financial rewards could distort the perception of volunteering for students and graduates.
Acevo chief executive Stephen Bubb has proposed that funding organisations Futurebuilders and Capacitybuilders should discuss a merger or alliance in order to help cut the number of bodies in the sector.
The Charity Commission could soon get the power to fine charities that submit their accounts late, if legislation currently making its way through parliament is passed.
It's a shame that government doesn't think harder about the link between spending money & resources and outcomes.
Amendments introduced to the Housing and Regeneration Bill designed to safeguard the charitable status of charitable housing associations have been welcomed by the Charity Commission and the NCVO.
The National Offender Management Service (NOMS) has abandoned a target to subcontract 10 per cent of offender services to the third sector in favour of a best value approach to commissioning.