Charity Update - 5 June 2013


21 May 2013 Commission reissues warning to charities linked to business rates relief The Charity Commission reissues an alert for charities about the risks of entering tenancy agreements to take advantage of business rates relief. Charity Commission 23 May 2013 Big Lottery Fund selects Exemplas and Charity Bank to deliver investment support The Big Lottery Fund choose Exemplas in partnership with Charity Bank to deliver Big Potential*, a £10 million support programme due to launch in summer 2013. Big Lottery Fund 23 May 2013 CFG and the Small Charities Coalition launch report into financial management in small charities The two umbrella organisations also seek input on what they and others can do to improve standards of financial management in small charities. Charity Finance Directors Group 23 May 2013 Big Society Network's 2012 accounts show £180k deficit Big Society Network comes under fire for receiving several hundred thousand pounds of public funds and...

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