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Christian Aid chief executive to step down

Christian Aid chief executive to step down

Amanda Khozi Mukwashi will take up a role at the United Nations next year

Alzheimer's Society's income holds up after 25 per cent increase in individual giving

Alzheimer's Society's income holds up after 25 per cent increase in individual giving

The charity also received £4.5m from the government's furlough scheme, while it made almost 200 redundancies

Government drops plans to give exempt status to UK's largest charity

Government drops plans to give exempt status to UK's largest charity

It is understood that the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office changed its mind on the matter after a review

National Lottery Community Fund unveils new chief executive

National Lottery Community Fund unveils new chief executive

David Knott has been interim chief executive at the grant-maker since June

Drinkaware chief moves to nutrition charity

Drinkaware chief moves to nutrition charity

Elaine Hindal will join the British Nutrition Foundation in the new year after almost nine years in her current role

Conservative peer raises concerns about giving exempt status to UK's largest charity

Conservative peer raises concerns about giving exempt status to UK's largest charity

Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts says he is against the idea of making government departments, which have no powers in relation to charity law, principal regulators of charities

British Heart Foundation announces return of flagship fundraising event

British Heart Foundation announces return of flagship fundraising event

The London to Brighton cycle ride has not been held since 2019 because of Covid-19

New Minister for Civil Society praises 'heroic' charity staff and volunteers

New Minister for Civil Society praises 'heroic' charity staff and volunteers

In his first statement about the voluntary sector since being confirmed in post, Nigel Huddleston says small charities are the 'backbone of our communities'

Sector loses dedicated minister as charities brief is reintegrated back into sport role

Sector loses dedicated minister as charities brief is reintegrated back into sport role

Three weeks after Baroness Barran was moved to the Department for Education, the charities brief has been allocated to Nigel Huddleston, who also holds responsibility for tourism, heritage and the Commonwealth Games

New London Marathon charity partner hopes to raise £3m from next year's event

New London Marathon charity partner hopes to raise £3m from next year's event

The British Heart Foundation wants to have 1,600 people running in its name in October 2022

Former Charity Commission chief backs calls on government not to politicise appointment of its next chair

Former Charity Commission chief backs calls on government not to politicise appointment of its next chair

Andrew Hind, who led the commission between 2004 and 2010, has signed a petition along with more than 3,500 others expressing concerns about the process

Fawcett Society announces new chief executive

Fawcett Society announces new chief executive

Jemima Olchawski rejoins the charity after three years leading the women's and girls' organisation Agenda

Bereavement charity rebrands so name better reflects its work

Bereavement charity rebrands so name better reflects its work

The charity has replaced the word 'Care' with 'Support'