Alzheimer’s Society, NSPCC, CALM and National Numeracy were among the big charity winners at the Better Society Awards 2019, celebrated with a packed ceremony in London last night.
Hundreds of people gathered at the London Marriot Hotel to see charities and their corporate partners awarded for the great strides made in creating a better world through community action, technological innovation and corporate responsibility.
Stonewall is today celebrating its 30 year anniversary, marking three decades of its fight for LGBT rights, but claims there is 'still so much more to be done'.
The charity was founded in 1989 by Sir Ian McKellen, Lord Michael Cashman and Lisa Power to oppose Section 28, which was introduced to try and ban conversations about same-sex relationships in school.
A trustee has been disqualified from trusteeship and ordered to pay over £200,000 after stealing from the funds of a miners’ charity.
A Charity Commission inquiry found two trustees of the Nottinghamshire Miners Home were guilty of ‘serious misconduct and mismanagement' in the running of the charity, which has resulted in the disqualification of one of the trustees.
David Adams talks to Judith Moran, chief executive of poverty-relief charity Quaker Social Action about the importance of remaining optimistic and the need for greater assertion within the charity sector.
Regulators have received hundreds of complaints about Scottish charities from staff within their own organisations, new figures have revealed.
According to data acquired by BBC Scotland from the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR), there have been 318 ‘notifiable events’ reported over the past few years including cases of fraud, bullying and sexual abuse.
Climate change is threatening life on earth and humankind is running out of time to reverse its damage. But we are the first generation to recognise it, and charities can't afford to be complacent in their impact.
An interim manager has been appointed at the Essex Islamic Academy after its former boss was convicted of preparing terrorist acts while employed at the charity.
Jonathan Burchfield of law firm Stone King will take on the role from Umar Ahmed Haque, who pleaded guilty to disseminating terrorist material to children who attended the charity’s madrassah.