This page brings together the latest news and blogs for charity facilities managers.
The Charity Retail Association says it is delighted to get government confirmation that charity shops will still be allowed to sell second hand goods marked with the CE label if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal.
The CE label shows that goods confirm with health, safety,…Read more
The Architectural Heritage Fund has launched a new £7m loan fund that that will help charities deliver economic and social impact from re-using heritage buildings.
The Heritage Impact Fund will offer tailored loan…Read more
Arts Council England has published a guide to help arts and cultural organisations prepare for the UK exiting from the European Union without a withdrawal agreement.
This document provides information on Brexit implications for the arts, museums and libraries. It provides references to…Read more
A survey of Charity Finance Group (CFG) members and charity leaders has revealed that 92% have either a partial understanding or no understanding about what a no-deal outcome would mean for their charity.
The survey found that over a third of…Read more
Small charities are optimistic about their prospects in 2019, despite increasing uncertainty. The majority (84%) of small charity chiefs expect to maintain or increase organisational income in 2019 and over three quarters say they plan to help more people.
But at the same time, as two…Read more
Community groups can bid for funds to make a new small ‘pocket park’ or to refurbish an existing park under a new scheme opened by the government.Read more
New figures (PDF) released by the Department for Education show that there has been a 24% fall in apprenticeship…Read more
The government has announced a number of tax changes in the 2018 budget which may benefit charities.
Charities with shops could benefit from the new a business rates Retail Discount scheme. The scheme applies to occupied retail properties with a rateable value of less than £51,000. It…Read more