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Do you work with vulnerable people in fuel poverty?

Would you like to earn unrestricted income for your organisation by referring clients?

VONNE, British Gas and VCAS are working together on a new scheme called the ‘Community Challenge’ that helps people in fuel poverty receive free ‘A rated’ energy efficient gas boilers. For each successful referral to the Challenge, your organisation will receive an installation reward fee of £40.

Communites Can '5 Star' Support from VCAS

Your organisation  may be able to qualify for a voucher to get FREE help or specialist advice.
Is your income up to £10,000 per year?
Are you involved in a local community group or organisation working across Sunderland

VCAS Support Includes:

The Charity Commission has launched a new public beta online charity registration service.

This is the first of the commission’s new digital services, transforming the experience customers and trustees have with the commission, which will become ‘digital by default’.

The Charity Commission has issued new guidance for charities engaged in trading activities.  The new guidance, named Trustees trading and tax: how charities may lawfully trade (CC35), clarifies and builds on existing guidance published in July 2001, providing further "practical advice” for charities using trading subsidiaries and reporting on legal developments implemented af

HM Revenue and Customs has launched a tool to enable charities to update their details online.  This week it launched the online form service for ChV1 form along with a guide for completing the process.