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Race equality charity set to change its name

Race equality charity set to change its name

The Black Training and Enterprise Group says its new title will better reflect the range of people it works with

Prostate Cancer UK unveils new chief executive

Prostate Cancer UK unveils new chief executive

Laura Kerby will succeed Angela Culhane, who is retiring after eight years with the charity, the past six of them in the top job

Government reveals preferred candidate for Charity Commission chair

Government reveals preferred candidate for Charity Commission chair

The individual will appear before MPs on the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee for a pre-appointment hearing on 9 December

Regulator criticises charity for exposing residents to 'significant avoidable harm' after teenager's death

Regulator criticises charity for exposing residents to 'significant avoidable harm' after teenager's death

The Charity Commission opened an inquiry into the Richmond Psychosocial Foundation International following the suicide of 19-year-old Sophie Bennett

Carers Trust appoints new chief executive

Carers Trust appoints new chief executive

Kirsty McHugh will join Carers Trust in February after three years leading the Mayor's Fund for London

'Confusing' public health guidance during pandemic put strain on volunteer management, report finds

'Confusing' public health guidance during pandemic put strain on volunteer management, report finds

The report reveals a 'mixed, but more often negative' experience among voluntary organisations to the government’s policy response to volunteering during the pandemic

Charity rebrands for first time in 50 years

Charity rebrands for first time in 50 years

The Haemophilia Society says the move is aimed at helping it appear more approachable and warm

New chief executive appointed at Combat Stress

New chief executive appointed at Combat Stress

Jeff Harrison has been with the charity since 2013 and has been interim chief since January

Young Women's Trust unveils new chief executive

Young Women's Trust unveils new chief executive

Claire Reindorp has spent the past 13 years in senior roles at the housing assocation Peabody

Rise in funds raised for good causes after record National Lottery ticket sales

Rise in funds raised for good causes after record National Lottery ticket sales

The lottery operator Camelot said the amount of money raised for good causes rose to £884.5m in the first half of this financial year, new figures show.

Big fall in number of UK donors but total amount given rises

Big fall in number of UK donors but total amount given rises

The Charities Aid Foundation’s UK Giving Report 2021 says the drop in donors is likely to have been caused by the pandemic

A quarter of charities lost at least 40 per cent of their income last year, researchers find

A quarter of charities lost at least 40 per cent of their income last year, researchers find

The study found small organisations have been the hardest hit