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Charity Update 7 August 2012

Penny Wotton


United Kingdom

Charity Update 7 August 2012

20 July 2012

ACEVO survey on Hodgson report & charity governance

Lord Hodgson's review of the Charities Act, has over 100 recommendations for change – including some controversial ideas around paying trustees and fees for Charity Commission services. ACEVO wants to know what you think. You can give your views through a 12-question survey.


27 July 2012

£10 million social incubator fund launches

Start-up social ventures will now be able to access intensive support through the new £10 million Social Incubator Fund.

Cabinet Office

2 August 2012

OSCR Online reaches first milestone

Less than two months from launch, OSCR Online has seen over 10% of Scotland's charities logging in to the new system to submit electronic returns.


3 August 2012

Community sports clubs and charities face 15% slump in income – despite 'Olympic Effect'

Community sports clubs and charities in England and Wales are facing a long-term slump in income – despite efforts to secure an ‘Olympic legacy’ as a result of the 2012 Games, according to new research.

Charity Aid Foundation

3 August 2012

NCVO and Volunteering England merger in member consultation

NCVO and Volunteering England recently announced that they are in formal merger discussions.

NCVO and Volunteering England