Governance & Compliance: Cecile Gillard on charity and non-charity partnerships

Following the Charity Commission's new guidance for charities connected with non-charities, Cecile Gillard explores the risks and challenges of these relationships.

Cecile Gillard recently wrote for Governance & Compliance on the new guidance on partnerships. The article examines the background to the commission’s decision to release this guidance, looking at regulatory issues previously thrown up in this context. The article also reviews the scope of the guidance, breaks down the key principles for charity trustees, and takes a close look at challenges and problem areas.

The article assures company secretaries that there’s no need to panic, and discusses the practical implications for boards.

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