Charity Commission publishes last chapter of trustee toolkit
The Charity Commission has recently published the final chapter of ‘Protecting Charities from harm’, the online compliance toolkit for charity trustees.
This latest toolkit is the final in a series of on-line documents published on the Charity Commissions website that offers a help and guidance on variance issues. This current issue “holding, moving and receiving funds safely in the UK and internationally” helps to explain the importance safeguarding monies in charities.
Whatever the charity, the Trustees are legally responsible for ensuring that money is correctly used for legitimate charitable purposes and that and any associated risks are minimised. The toolkit provides practical tools for Trustees in order to help them meet their legal duties.
For more information please visit the Charity Commission’s website.
Date: 13th June, 2011
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