The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland is aware that both the cost-of-living crisis and the uncertainty over funding has made this a very challenging time for charities and their trustees. To assist charity trustees, especially those of smaller charities, they have published guidance in the form of the two Blogs below.
Blog: Dealing with financial difficulties, for charity trustees This guidance has been designed for charity trustees, especially of smaller charities, who may not have access to professional advice. It sets out some practical steps charity trustees can take to manage their charity through these financial difficulties and, if necessary, plan for the uncomfortable possibility that your charity may not survive this drop in funding.
Blog: Supporting staff and volunteers during the cost-of-living crisis