GuideStar offers lawyers' service

The online charity database GuideStar UK is to offer a new service for charity lawyers as part of its plan to become self-financing within the next 18 months.

The Legal Intelligence Service will offer due diligence reports on all 167,000 registered charities. The reports will include trustee names, charitable status and objectives and a snapshot of the financial position of organisations.

GuideStar is developing new income streams because current funding from private philanthropic sources will run out this summer.

David Brocklebank, chief executive of GuideStar, admitted the target was ambitious but said the company could support itself by marketing in-depth data reports on charities to stakeholders.

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Register
Already registered?
Sign in

Before commenting please read our rules for commenting on articles.

If you see a comment you find offensive, you can flag it as inappropriate. In the top right-hand corner of an individual comment, you will see 'flag as inappropriate'. Clicking this prompts us to review the comment. For further information see our rules for commenting on articles.

comments powered by Disqus
Follow us on:
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Twitter
  • Google +

Latest Jobs

RSS Feed

Third Sector Insight

Sponsored webcasts, surveys and expert reports from Third Sector partners

Markel

Expert Hub

Insurance advice from Markel

Guide: What insurance does your charity need?

Guide: What insurance does your charity need?

Partner Content: Presented By Markel

Third Sector Logo

Get our bulletins. Read more articles. Join a growing community of Third Sector professionals

Register now