Charity Update - 4 June 2019
30 May 2019
The future for charities can’t be guaranteed if today’s challenges are not met
The Chair of the Charity Commission, Baroness Stowell, outlines why charities need to change to fulfill their much needed potential in a speech at Charity2020.
The Charity Commission and The Rt Hon Baroness Stowell of Beeston MBE
29 May 2019
Legacy notification service - letter from HMCTS Chief Executive
HMCTS publishes a letter from Susan Acland-Hood to charities acknowledging the concerns of charities and outlining progress on finding an interim solution for a new service to notify charities when they have been left money in wills.
HM Courts & Tribunals Service
28 May 2019
Charity Commission trials new call centre opening hours
Civil Society reports that the Charity Commission is trialing new contact centre opening hours.
23 May 2019
Better Society 2019 Awards
The winners have been announced.
Better Society Awards
20 May 2019
Charity workers suffering an epidemic of mental health issues and stress
Unite reports that a confidential survey of its members has revealed an epidemic of stress related illness and massive mental health issues, among people employed by charities and NGOs.
Unite the Union
15 May 2019
Double check your annual reporting documents, warns charity regulator
The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland warns charities that it has found some instances where the wrong documents have been uploaded, or additional information has been included with the accounts and reports by mistake.
The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland