Brexit impact on the Third Sector

Since the outcome of the EU referendum to leave the EU, there has been varying views on what the impact of Brexit will be on the economy and future of the UK. It’s clear though that whatever the views presented there continues to remain an uncertainty as to how this will affect us all

Select Committee on Charities – Seeking evidence on the sustaining the Charity Sector

The Select Committee on Charities has been set up to consider issues related to sustaining the  charity sector, and the challenges of charity governance, and has called for written submissions from interested parties by 5 September 2016. Baroness Pitkeathy Chairs the Committee and Lor

Office for Civil Society moves to Department of Culture, Media and Sport

Is the Big Society dead? That’s the conclusion some have reached, following Theresa May’s cabinet reshuffle after she became prime minister. Charities’ role in public services have moved out of the Cabinet Office and into the Department of Culture, Media and Sport. The Office for Civi

CTWM’s Members Social 2016

CHARITABLE TRUSTS WEST MIDLANDS (CTWM) – the support network for funders operating in the West Midlands is becoming WM FUNDERS NETWORK (WMFN) For over 40 years CTWM have been helping our members to work more effectively and increase their impact on people and communities. This y

Changes to Fundraising Regulations

Understanding the changes in fundraising regulations and implications for charities Seminar – 20th October 2016 The examples of poor fundraising practice exposed last year shocked the charity fundraising community. It sparked several inquiries and reviews of charity fundraising,

West Midlands Combined Authority – update

Update on the West Midlands Combined Authority and Election of a Mayor. Thursday 15th September 2016 12.30pm – 1.45pm @ Anthony Collins Solicitors, 134 Edmund St, B3 3ES An update on the West Midlands Combine Authority (WMCA) was presented by Sharon Palmer, CEO, Regional Action