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# charities-regulator - Friday 9 October, 2020

Charities Regulator appoints inspectors to investigate Bóthar
# Statutory Investigation
# Statutory Investigation

Charities Regulator appoints inspectors to investigate Bóthar

Oct 9th 2020, 11:52 AM 26,520 Views 0 Comments

The Charities Regulator has been engaged with the charity since early this year.

# charities-regulator - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Over 10,000 charities now registered in Ireland, 8% with annual income more than €1m
# Charities Regulator
# Charities Regulator

Over 10,000 charities now registered in Ireland, 8% with annual income more than €1m

Jul 14th 2020, 11:32 AM 15,818 Views 38 Comments

The Charities Regulator described 2019 as its “busiest year to date”.

# charities-regulator - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Irish charities have an annual income of €14.5 billion and employ 189,000 people
# Charities Regulator
# Charities Regulator

Irish charities have an annual income of €14.5 billion and employ 189,000 people

Jul 25th 2018, 6:15 AM 18,425 Views 27 Comments

Some 300,000 volunteers donate 67.9 million hours per year.

# charities-regulator - Sunday 15 July, 2018

High Court strikes out challenge by charity boss over €84,000 payments to her parents
# Barbara Flynn
# Barbara Flynn

High Court strikes out challenge by charity boss over €84,000 payments to her parents

Jul 15th 2018, 1:47 PM 75,058 Views 29 Comments

Barbara Flynn had called a report by the Charities Regulator as “fundamentally flawed”.

# charities-regulator - Friday 25 May, 2018

Charity behind Galway's arthouse cinema recorded no income after 2007, despite donations
# Donations
# Donations

Charity behind Galway's arthouse cinema recorded no income after 2007, despite donations

May 25th 2018, 8:00 AM 16,120 Views 26 Comments

Solas-Galway Picture Palace went into voluntary liquidation in July 2017.

# charities-regulator - Monday 23 April, 2018

'You can't paint over a movement': Repeal mural removed from Temple Bar (again)
# MASER
# MASER

'You can't paint over a movement': Repeal mural removed from Temple Bar (again)

Apr 23rd 2018, 2:38 PM 18,821 Views 120 Comments

The Charities Regulator has defended its decision to say the Project Arts Centre could lose its charitable status if the mural remained.

# charities-regulator - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Regulator says up to 40 Irish charities could be owed €70k by company in liquidation
# Pembroke
# Pembroke

Regulator says up to 40 Irish charities could be owed €70k by company in liquidation

Feb 11th 2018, 11:22 AM 10,147 Views 0 Comments

The High Court heard on Friday that up to €3.8 million could be owed to charities by Pembroke Dynamic Internet Services.

# charities-regulator - Monday 5 February, 2018

There's a new guide for how charities can promote political causes without breaking the rules
# Rules And Regulations
# Rules And Regulations

There's a new guide for how charities can promote political causes without breaking the rules

Feb 5th 2018, 5:28 PM 7,920 Views 29 Comments

It describes the limited circumstances when a political cause can be promoted by a charity.

# charities-regulator - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

House-to-house donations: Public urged to be wary of unregistered charities
# Charities Regulator
# Charities Regulator

House-to-house donations: Public urged to be wary of unregistered charities

Dec 27th 2017, 2:57 PM 15,517 Views 23 Comments

The Charities Regulator has received a number of reports of unregistered groups collecting donated items.

# charities-regulator - Friday 29 September, 2017

'If you walk down the street and someone asks you something you're able to say no and be left alone'
# Chuggers
# Chuggers

'If you walk down the street and someone asks you something you're able to say no and be left alone'

Sep 29th 2017, 6:05 AM 28,311 Views 42 Comments

New guidelines have been put in place for charity fundraising.

# charities-regulator - Monday 25 September, 2017

Charity boss launches legal battle into regulator's findings around €84,000 payments to her parents
# Ataxia Ireland
# Ataxia Ireland

Charity boss launches legal battle into regulator's findings around €84,000 payments to her parents

Sep 25th 2017, 3:37 PM 42,280 Views 39 Comments

Barbara Flynn called the report “fundamentally flawed” after it found that €84,009 was paid to two former trustees – her parents.

# charities-regulator - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Eleven 'charity shops' that weren't charities have been caught breaking the rules
# Red Handed
# Red Handed

Eleven 'charity shops' that weren't charities have been caught breaking the rules

Sep 24th 2017, 4:55 PM 78,584 Views 25 Comments

Action has been taken by the Charities Regulator over the last year.

# charities-regulator - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Charity wrongly paid €84k to two former trustees, who were parents of the CEO
# Ataxia Ireland
# Ataxia Ireland

Charity wrongly paid €84k to two former trustees, who were parents of the CEO

Jul 27th 2017, 4:01 PM 23,881 Views 46 Comments

The Charities Regulator carried out the investigation into the charity Ataxia Ireland.

# charities-regulator - Monday 3 July, 2017

Courts Service of Ireland still holds €6 million worth of shares in tobacco companies
# Ethical Investment
# Ethical Investment

Courts Service of Ireland still holds €6 million worth of shares in tobacco companies

Jul 3rd 2017, 12:05 AM 13,768 Views 20 Comments

The Charities Regulator sold off its shares this year.

# charities-regulator - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

'Mismanaged and not viable': LGBT charity to face investigation into financial 'irregularities'
# GLEN
# GLEN

'Mismanaged and not viable': LGBT charity to face investigation into financial 'irregularities'

May 24th 2017, 12:51 PM 11,155 Views 50 Comments

The charity announced last week that it was to cease operations.

# charities-regulator - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Co-founder of LGBT charity resigns, says he received support worth €11.5k but paid funds back
# GLEN
# GLEN

Co-founder of LGBT charity resigns, says he received support worth €11.5k but paid funds back

Apr 20th 2017, 8:03 PM 22,921 Views 40 Comments

Kieran Rose said he should have made the board aware of the arrangement at the time.

# charities-regulator - Monday 17 April, 2017

Transactions worth €60k 'not recorded correctly' in accounts of LGBT charity
# GLEN
# GLEN

Transactions worth €60k 'not recorded correctly' in accounts of LGBT charity

Apr 17th 2017, 10:28 AM 18,599 Views 37 Comments

The outgoing CEO has detailed some of the irregularities that prompted her to report Glen to the charities regulator.

# charities-regulator - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Glen 'satisfied' there has been 'no misappropriation of funds' after issues reported to regulator
# Charities Regulator
# Charities Regulator

Glen 'satisfied' there has been 'no misappropriation of funds' after issues reported to regulator

Apr 16th 2017, 7:38 PM 12,287 Views 17 Comments

A report in this morning’s Sunday Business Post revealed that the charity is under review for irregularities regarding its finances.

# charities-regulator - Thursday 2 February, 2017

Charities regulator had "no choice" but to prosecute soup kitchen owner
# Twist Charity
# Twist Charity

Charities regulator had "no choice" but to prosecute soup kitchen owner

Feb 2nd 2017, 4:07 PM 29,887 Views 24 Comments

Oliver Williams was prosecuted for misrepresenting Twist Charity as a charitable organisation.

# charities-regulator - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Charities Regulator to animal charity - 'sort out your books or else'
# ANIMAL RESCUE
# ANIMAL RESCUE

Charities Regulator to animal charity - 'sort out your books or else'

Jan 17th 2017, 9:53 AM 52,866 Views 98 Comments

Last night’s Claire Byrne Live investigation alleged charity Animal Heaven Animal Rescue had deficiencies in its bookkeeping, fundraising and financial transparency.

# charities-regulator - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Government gives regulator extra powers to investigate charities in the wake of Console scandal
# Part Four
# Part Four

Government gives regulator extra powers to investigate charities in the wake of Console scandal

Jul 6th 2016, 9:00 AM 9,397 Views 0 Comments

The Tánaiste signed a commencement order for the powers yesterday.

# charities-regulator - Saturday 19 April, 2014

The charities regulator was meant to be set up by Easter...
# Appointments
# Appointments

The charities regulator was meant to be set up by Easter...

Apr 19th 2014, 1:41 PM 5,248 Views 26 Comments

Minister Shatter had a set a deadline of this weekend, but instead will look to appoint the board “in the near future”.

# charities-regulator - Friday 24 January, 2014

CVs on the way to Shatter for charities regulator board positions
# Charities Regulator
# Charities Regulator

CVs on the way to Shatter for charities regulator board positions

Jan 24th 2014, 6:43 PM 7,426 Views 36 Comments

The Justice Minister has announced that he’s looking for board members for the Charities Regulatory Authority.