Friday, July 16, 2004

Scotsman.com News - Entertainment - Rankin's novel aid for charity
Charity with $240 million to make big push for funds / Guide Dogs for the Blind criticized
The Independent Complaints Reviewer to the Charity Commission has published her annual report. Read it here: http://www.charity-commission.gov.uk/spr/icrreport0304.asp

The Directory of Social Change is re-running the most popular seminars from its sell-out charity management conference on July 26. Find out more and book here (pdf): http://www.dsc.org.uk/charityevents/pdfs/charity_manage_conf04.pdf


There's just a fortnight left to have your say on the Charity Commission's draft guidance on campaigning and political activities by charities - consultation closes on July 30. Read the draft guidance and respond here:

http://www.charity-commission.gov.uk/enhancingcharities/cc9consintro.asp

Simple Tools, Successful Strategies, NCVO Third Sector Foresight Conference
SocietyGuardian.co.uk | Society | Break the monopoly
As a conference kicks off today on the future of the voluntary sector, Karl Wilding says small and medium-sized charities need to build links and promote their activities to ensure their survival in the shadow of the big names

Thursday, July 15, 2004

SocietyGuardian.co.uk | Society Guardian | Feathers fly in Peacock grillingCharity Commission head faces Milburn over public benefit test
Northwest Now, The Register-Guard, Eugene, Oregon, USA
Church tries to distance itself from archdiocese, fearing fundraising drive will suffer
The Bristol Press
Youthful volunteers get council’s blessing


Recycling as a Matter of Give and Take (washingtonpost.com)
This article requires registration on Washington Post.
Indictment adds to ethical headaches for governor
Effective estate planning makes good sense - Delaware Coast Press - delmarvanow.com
Catonsville Times

Resentment lingers over new church supper rules
Rockford Register Star - Rockford's Newspaper and Website - Local & State News
Rockford College gears up to boost nonprofits
Edmonton Journal - canada.com network
Sept. 11 charity work urged
PRESS RELEASE: First Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP) Graduates at The American College
LJWorld.com : Summit delivers tax law gospel