Charity Commission holds first open board meeting in Wales
June 16, 2021
Charity Commission holds first open board meeting in Wales 18 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Representatives from some of Wales’ 10,500 charities came to the Charity Commission’s first open board meeting in Wales today to find out about its plans and meet the Board.The meeting, held at St David’s hotel in Cardiff, covered a range of issues affecting the charity sector, which is worth over £900 million a year in Wales. These included the results of a consultation into charities delivering public services, a new strategy for the Commission’s international programme and proposals for supplying public information about charities.The Commission’s Chairman, Geraldine Peacock, CBE said: “Our office in Newport has been creating strong relationships with Welsh charities for the last 18 months and I’m pleased that our first open board meeting in Wales has given me the opportunity to meet so many of those working for Wales’ 10,500 charities.” Advertisement Howard Lake | 30 November 2005 | News The Charity Commission regulates over 190,000 registered charities in England and Wales, representing a total annual income of around £35 billion. About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.