GFC celebrates its charity clients!

At Gerrard Financial Consulting (GFC) we only work with charities, as this is where our passion (and expertise) lies. We feel that what our clients achieve on behalf of society is utterly incredible. As part of our 5th birthday celebrations in 2018, GFC launched a brand new client celebration page. The page featured one of […]

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GFC launches trustee, staff and volunteer vacancies page!

As part of ongoing 5th birthday celebrations and in acknowledgement of trustees week, Gerrard Financial Consulting (GFC) has launched a brand new vacancies page. At GFC we only work with charities and social sector organisations as that’s where our passion lies. Find out more about how we provide pain relief to our clients through specialist […]

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Charity Compliance Update – August 2018

Plenty to get your teeth in to this month with the launch of the Civil Society’s strategy on building a better future and consultation updates – outcomes and the launch of The Charity Digital Code of Practice consultation. Read on to stay up to date. Civil Society Strategy: Building a future that works for everyone […]

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Charity Compliance Update – May 2018

It’s all about fraud prevention, GDPR and safeguarding guidance this month. Read on for your full sector compliance update. 10 top tips for fraud prevention The Charity Commission for England and Wales (CCEW) published a study about insider fraud and charities on 26 April 2018. The headline reads; “almost three quarters of insider frauds at […]

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Changing your charity structure

In recent years, more and more newly-registered charities (in England and Wales) have started life as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO). Existing unincorporated charities – Trusts and Associations – have been able to convert to a CIO since the Charities Act 2011 was enacted however, until now, incorporated charities (those registered with Companies House in […]

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