The Charity Commission has published the results of its latest monitoring reviews of charity trustees’ annual reports and accounts. The findings reveal a modest improvement in the quality of public reporting, but the regulator says that too many charities are still falling short in this area.
Public benefit reporting plays a key role in providing transparency so that the public can understand exactly what a charity does and how their donations are being used.
As part of its proactive monitoring work, the Commission scrutinised a random sample of 106 charity trustees’ annual reports and accounts filed with it to assess:
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