National media briefing: Child Poverty Action Group, Success for Kids, Council charges for charity litter bags pick-up, Cancer Research UK

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

The government is publishing its strategy for tackling child poverty, amid claims by the charity Child Poverty Action Group that it is failing to fulfil its legal duties.
See BBC News for full story

Madonna's education charity in Malawi is being investigated by the FBI, which is checking allegations of "irregularities and suspicious activity" at the star's Success for Kids organisation, it has been reported in the US.
See the Daily Mirror for full story

A district council in Surrey demanded £95 to take away rubbish bags after a charity litter pick-up.
See the Daily Mail for full story

Cancer Research UK is getting a team to tidy up entries relating to cancer on the online encyclopedia Wikipedia.
See BBC News for full story

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