21 May 2020 - HM Treasury
The government announces that VAT collected on donated personal protective equipment will be given to charities supporting the NHS and care workers.
20 May 2020 - Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport, HM Treasury, Office for Civil Society, Baroness Barran MBE, John Glen MP, and The Rt Hon Oliver Dowden CBE MP
The Culture Secretary announces that £150 million from dormant bank and building society accounts is to be unlocked to help charities, social enterprises and vulnerable individuals during the coronavirus outbreak.
15 May 2020 - Charities Aid Foundation
New research from the Charities Aid Foundation finds that 35% of people who had given to charity in the past four weeks had given to hospitals and hospices (up from the long term average of 21%).
13 May 2020 - The Charity Commission
12 May 2020 - The Charity Commission
The Charity Commission updates its alert to add information about a coronavirus fraud webinar for charities and to add new links to the ‘Scam emails (‘phishing’)’ and ‘Protect your devices’ sections.
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