In 1988 he was a co-founder of the Charity Finance Directors’ Group – an organisation promoting excellence in financial management for charities. He is the author of “The Governance and Management of Charities” and a judge of the national Charity Awards. First Chief Executive of the Charity Commission announced 17 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 25 June 2004 | News Tagged with: Giving/Philanthropy Recruitment / people Andrew Hind, chief operating officer of the BBC World Service, will become the Charity Commission’s first chief executive.Andrew Hind will work with Chair, Geraldine Peacock, and the senior management team to develop the Commission’s enabling rolein light of the new Charities Bill for England and Wales.He was a senior executive with ActionAid and Barnardo’s before moving to the BBC in 1995. He has also served as a trustee of several major charities, including VSO, the UK committee for UNICEF, the Diana Princess of Wales Memorial Fund and a number of small charities in his local community in north London. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.
ABC News(NEW YORK) — There was record snowfall in the Upper Midwest Thursday. In Grand Forks, North Dakota, almost 10 inches fell and Fargo, North Dakota, received almost 5 inches of snow. Wyoming saw the largest amount of snowfall, with 21 inches. Seven states from Minnesota to Kansas are under ice and snow alerts Friday morning.The cold front associated with the storm system that brought the record snow to the Upper Midwest is moving east and south Friday, with an icy mix from Minneapolis to Kansas City. Further south, strong storms with lightning and gusty winds are moving through Oklahoma, Texas and Arkansas.This cold front will reach southeastern Texas Friday afternoon, where severe weather is possible. The biggest threats with these severe thunderstorms will be damaging winds in excess of 60 mph, up to golf-ball size hail and an isolated threat for tornados. Heavy rain could also produce flash flooding. A new storm is also moving into the West Coast this weekend, which will bring heavy rain along the California coast and feet of mountain snow to the Sierra Nevada mountains. The storm will move into northern California Saturday morning and into southern California by Sunday afternoon and evening.Some areas in southern California could see up to 3 inches of rain Sunday into Monday, and this could cause flash flooding and even localized mudslides. In the mountains, up to 3 feet of snow is possible in the Sierra Nevada mountains. Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.