The Big Stories
Third Sector Big Stories give you a quick, easy way to find articles on important topics. New articles are added regularly to many of the sections, so do check back if you are following a particular issue.
How changes by the Charity Commission are affecting the setting up and running of charities
The latest developments surrounding the closure of the anti-bullying charity amid financial difficulties
The Charity Commission is conducting statutory investigations into 13 Muslim charities over issues ranging from financial management to the possible support of extremist groups in countries such as Syria.
The latest developments to the Lobbying Act and the impact it will have on charity campaigning
The latest news and comment on the 2015 general election and how its outcome will affect the charity sector
Read about the report by PwC on the workings of the Institute of Fundraising, the Public Fundraising Regulatory Association and the Fundraising Standards Board
News and analysis covering social investment and impact bonds, and whether they can be a sustainable funding model for projects tackling social problems
How technology and public attitudes are changing charity fundraising
How the Big Society agenda affects the voluntary sector, key milestones in its evolution, and reaction from sector experts
The debate about senior pay in the sector, with comment and the wider background
The pressure for change at the Big Lottery Fund is increasing as the cash available for good causes declines
Liam Greene of Markel explains why cyber risks should be high on the risk management agenda of third sector organisations as incidents hit the headlines with increasing frequency