Charity Update 30 May 2012
17 May 2012
National Citizen Service on track
For every £1 spent on National Citizen Service up to £2 is being returned to the communities and young people who took part.
18 May 2012
Government cuts volunteering red tape
A raft of measures designed to encourage more people to volunteer and to make it easier for people to run charities is being published.
21 May 2012
£10 million Fund opens to help social venture
The £10 million Investment and Contract Readiness Fund, being delivered by The Social Investment Business on behalf of the Office for Civil Society will enable social ventures to access new forms of investment and compete for public service contracts.
The Social Investment Business
22 May 2012
Business can now rely on the Cookie Consent Guide
The UK is set to start enforcing the law regulating online cookies - data used by websites to identify or authenticate visitors. The ’Cookie Consent Guide’ has been developed by Fieldfisher and is a single resource that can help companies understand how far they need to go to meet the law’s requirements.
23 May 2012
Guide to minimising risk published
Research commissioned by Ecclesiastical highlights some of the practical ways that charities and not-for-profit organisations can successfully adapt and minimise their risks.