In response to the appointment of Labour’s new Shadow Minister for Civil Society, Steve Reed MP, the Chief Executive of Charities Aid Foundation (CAF), John Low, commented:
“We’re pleased to welcome Steve Reed as the new Shadow Minister for Civil Society. Since being elected to Parliament, Steve has shown a ready willingness to work with charities and through his time as leader of Lambeth Council he clearly understands the contribution that charities can make to building stronger communities.
“There are many substantive issues affecting charities in Parliament at the moment, including the opportunities and challenges presented by Brexit. We look forward to working with him in the coming months.”