New Charity Commission Guidance

Remember That You May Need to Report any Financial Difficulties and Losses as a Serious Incident The Charity Commission has issued new guidance designed to help with running your charity during the Covid19 outbreak. This guidance includes: Government financial support for charities AGMs and other meetings: postponing or cancelling meetings Holding meetings online or by […]

What to do if your organisation has suffered financially

Charities hit financially by coronavirus will be able to apply will be able to apply for government loans if more than half their income comes from trading activity. Those that require an extension to their annual return deadline should contact the Charity Commission. In a statement from the Commission: “The charity sector will face challenges […]

New alert from the Charity Commission: cyber crime and how to report it

The government Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2019 revealed that over two thirds of high income charities had recorded a cyber breach or attack in 2018. Of those charities affected, the vast majority (over 80%) had experienced a phishing attack, which are fraudulent emails. With the cost of a breach ranging from £300 to £100,000, charity managers cannot […]