Over 145 individual charities have benefited from donations made as a result of the ice bucket challenge, while American charity the ALS Association has tried to trademark the term.
The Charity Commission has launched a second consultation on its plans to take all its services online by 2012, this time on the decision to withdraw paper forms for annual returns and annual updates.
Gareth Jones explains the think-tank’s proposed system for moving gift aid administration online.
More than £750m is lost every year in gift aid because of an outdated system that disincentivises charities and the Treasury to make the most out of it, according to a report by think-tank ResPublica.
NGOs need to look more closely at expense claims from their staff, in particular from UK staff based overseas as expatriates, and from staff who travel from the UK to field offices and projects overseas.
Bullying UK will continue “for the next couple of months” after finding a number of potential funders who could save the charity.
Marketing messages on organisations’ own websites and non-paid-for material on social networks will soon fall under the authority of the Advertising Standards Authority.
In tough economic times, more and more organisations are looking to merge, but what does this mean for their IT infrastructure? Gareth Jones takes a look at two examples.