CHARITIES in the Capital are facing a donations crisis more than two years after the Moonbeams scandal.
SCOTLAND’S faith in charities has been restored after the sector suffered a series of scandals.
TOUGH new regulations to beat rogue charities were unveiled by the Scottish Executive today.
THE young cancer victim who was the face of the troubled Moonbeams children’s charity has died from her illness while on a family holiday.
THE cancer victim who was the face of disgraced Scottish children’s charity Moonbeams has died while on a family holiday.
MOONBEAMS, the Edinburgh-based children’s charity suspended over missing millions, is to be officially wound up and a liquidator appointed.
INVESTIGATORS dealing with the wind-up of the children’s charity Moonbeams plan to quiz two of the directors early next month.
A CHARITY boss accused of squandering £3m raised for children with cancer has outraged parents and fundraisers by demanding his unpaid wages.
A LEADING children’s cancer charity has stepped in to help families affected after the Moonbeams charity was wound up following allegations of mismanagement of funds.
LUXURY properties belonging to children’s charity Moonbeams may be transferred to other groups and continue to be used as holiday homes for cancer victims and their families.
THE Edinburgh-based children’s cancer charity Moonbeams is set to be officially wound up.
A SCANDAL-hit city cancer charity has been under investigation for more than a year, it emerged today.
MORE than 50 charities are being scrutinised by the watchdog body for the sector in Scotland, it was confirmed today.
AN INVESTIGATION has been launched to track down thousands of ‘missing’ Scottish charities amid growing fears much of the £2.2bn donated annually is being squandered.
WILLIE Power sits chain-smoking and close to tears in the living room of his modest tenement flat. The 54-year-old has not eaten for two days, living off cigarettes and strong coffee since he was confronted by allegations that he admits have almost certainly ruined his reputation.
THE man who audited the accounts of suspended charity Moonbeams is being investigated by his professional body.
ONE of the directors suspended from an Edinburgh-based children’s cancer charity amid suspicions of mismanagement or misconduct insisted today there has been a "mistake".
THE Scottish Executive was last night under mounting pressure to tighten the laws governing voluntary organisations after another charity found itself with major financial problems.