a charity made front page news by closing after receiving £100,000 from the Home Office because it's been "too successful" in reducing crime and so its services are no longer needed.
Well done to them - rather than try and continue a service that no one wants/needs, or to re-invent themselves with new services (which would undoubtedly have moved in into areas different to those that originally attracted its staff, volunteers, trustees and other supporters to it), they've decided to…
Added by Adrian Ashton on April 23, 2010 at 10:30 — No Comments
Here's an extract from the recent labour manifesto, what do we think?
The new mutualism
There is growing interest in co-operative and mutual organisations that people trust, and that have the capacity to unleash creativity and innovation, creating new jobs and services –…Continue
Hello CIC members
You may wish to review the new map and let me know your ideas for development. http://tinyurl.com/semapblog
What about a Google Map for CICs?
Added by Bob Northey on April 1, 2010 at 8:00 — No Comments