We aim to provide the sector with up-to-date information and guidance to help with sustainable financial management.

Creating/reviewing your reserves policy webinar recording

2 Jul 2020Denise Copeland Governance (COVID19), COVID 19reserves, Finance, Webinar Recordings

If you missed our webinar on 'creating/reviewing your reserves policy'  you can watch it now via the link below.

Guidance for charities experiencing financial difficulties

29 May 2020Denise Copeland Governance (COVID19)Governance, Finance, COVID19 (Coronavirus)

The Charity Commission has published guidance for charity trustees of smaller charities experiencing financial difficulties due to COVID-19 emergency.  

Managing finance in difficult times webinar

13 May 2020Denise Copeland Running your Organisation (COVID19), Governance and Charity AdviceGovernance, Finance, Webinar Recordings

If you missed our recent webinar on 'Managing finance in difficult times' delivered by Tony Clarke from Clarke & Co Accountants Ltd, you can watch it now via the link below. 

Wrongful trading provisions to be temporarily suspended for UK companies

10 Apr 2020Denise Copeland Governance (COVID19), Governance and Charity AdviceFinance, Governance

Charitable companies and their trading subsidiaries will be relieved to hear that the government is planning to temporarily suspend wrongful trading provisions retrospectively from 1 March 2020 until 30 June. 

Responsible investment

6 Mar 2020Denise Copeland Governance and Charity AdviceFinance, Charity Regulation

Should you be investing your charity funds more wisely? 

Basic book-keeping training

2 Oct 2017Denise Copeland Governance and Charity AdviceFinance

NICVA held the first of its basic bookkeeping sessions in Belfast on Thursday 28 September.

Basic book-keeping for small charities

31 Jul 2017Denise Copeland Training and Skills Development, Governance and Charity AdviceFinance, accounting, Governance

A series of practical workshops for treasurers of small charities to help establish appropriate financial systems. 

Charity Trustee Conference on Understanding Charity Finance

10 Nov 2016Denise Copeland Governance and Charity AdviceGovernance, Charity Regulation, Finance

Tuesday’s charity trustee conference on understanding charity finance attracted a good number of board members and employees from a wide range of charitable organisations, both large and small.

Autumn governance training series

1 Sep 2016Denise Copeland Governance and Charity AdviceGovernance, Finance

Charity trustees are ultimately responsible for the charities which they govern and have a responsibility to run their charity in line with legal requirements and best practice. 

Promoting good financial governance

12 May 2016Denise Copeland Charity Regulation, Governance and Charity AdviceGovernance, trustees, Charity Regulation, Finance

Yesterday’s charity trustee conference on promoting good financial governance was attended by 150 delegates ranging from charity trustees, finance personnel, charity support workers to those with an interest in charity finance.