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23 April 2020 — Detailed guide
Guidance about coronavirus (COVID-19) related financial difficulties in charities and how to work through them.
7 April 2020 — Detailed guide
Guidance to help with running your charity during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
12 May 2020 — News story
This alert provides information and advice for charities about coronavirus (COVID-19) related fraud and cybercrime.
19 March 2020 — Press release
The Charity Commission and Fundraising Regulator urge people to ‘give safely’ as people continue to respond with generosity in the current crisis.
31 January 2020 — Collection
Charity Commission case reports, decisions made, inquiry reports, regulatory alerts and statements on live cases.
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Charity trustees must report serious incidents to us, and explain how incidents are being dealt with. Find out how to report serious incidents and what to report.https://www.gov.uk/guidance/how-to-report-a-serious-incident-in-your-charity
Find out what sort of wrongdoing you can report to the Charity Commission, and how to report it.https://www.gov.uk/guidance/report-serious-wrongdoing-at-a-charity-as-a-worker-or-volunteer
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