Charity Update 1 May 2012
4 April 2012
A working paper examines how social enterprises can increase their scale and social impact, using case studies from the early years sector.
Third Sector Research Centre
19 April 2012
Safeguarding children and vulnerable adults in charities
The Charity Commission publishes its Strategy for dealing with safeguarding children and vulnerable adults' issues in charities.
20 April 2012
Less than one in four support Government tax relief cap
Only 24% back the Government over its decision to cap tax relief on charitable donations, according to a new poll.
Charities Aid Foundation
23 April 2012
Innovation in Giving Fund to back established charities
The second round of awards from the Innovation in Giving Fund will support existing charities to take innovative approaches to giving and volunteering to a larger scale.
23 April 2012
More regulation on Will-writing
Industry regulator the Legal Services Board announces proposals to deliver better protection from "unacceptable service" that can be detrimental to legacy-giving.
Legal Services Board
26 April 2012
The controversial cap on tax relief for charitable giving is part of a fair scheme to help ease the UK’s national debt, Economic Secretary to the Treasury Chloe Smith told an audience of charity representatives and tax specialists.
School for Social Entrepreneurs launches five year training programme to support 750 social entrepreneurs across eight regions in the UK.
School for Social Entrepreneurs