Donation of 6.5 million nappies to benefit thousands of disadvantaged infants

Donation of 6.5 million nappies to benefit thousands of disadvantaged infants

In Kind Direct, one of the Prince’s Charities, distributes all kinds of consumer products, donated by manufacturers and retailers, to charities across the UK. Products…

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National Principles for Public Engagement

National Principles for Public Engagement

CAVS has signed up to the national principles for public engagement, and will use them as a guiding document in public engagement work

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Carmarthenshire Third Sector Brokers

Carmarthenshire Third Sector Brokers

The aim is to support people to better manage their own conditions and to live independently in their own homes, by increasing awareness and uptake of third sector provision.

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Renew Wales

Renew Wales

Renew Wales will support up to fifteen groups, community councils, schools, sports or social clubs across Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire, to develop short, deliverable Climate Change Action Plans.

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Free Law Direct for Charities

Free Law Direct for Charities

The project aims to assist charities, frontline advice agencies and other not-for-profit organisations, by providing initial legal advice from qualified solicitors.

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Charities will soon be able to claim Gift Aid repayments online

Charities will soon be able to claim Gift Aid repayments online

HMRC have written to 110,000 charities and Community Amateur Sports Clubs to tell them that from 22 April 2013 they will be able to enrol to make repayment claims online.

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Cutting back red tape for community entertainment

Cutting back red tape for community entertainment

Rule changes will mean that community venues – including community centres, schools, village halls and hospitals – will be exempt from licensing restrictions on a range of entertainment and cultural events.

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Welsh Government to look afresh at Third Sector Relationship

Welsh Government to look afresh at Third Sector Relationship

Carl Sargeant AM, Minister for Local Government and Communities, issued a statement announcing that the Welsh Government would ‘look afresh’ at its relationship with sector organisations.

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Big Board Talk – 15 questions trustees need to ask

Big Board Talk – 15 questions trustees need to ask

The Charity Commission has issued an updated guide for trustee boards to help them structure review discussions about the way their charities operate.

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Anonymous letter regarding CAVS

Anonymous letter regarding CAVS

In November 2012 an anonymous and unsigned letter purporting to originate from CAVS Staff was circulated to various local organisations and the Charity Commission.

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