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Depends on the constitution of the association and the PC's donations policy document.
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With the General Power of Competence, yes, without limitations. Without the GPoC, yes, in accordance with Section 137 of the Local Government Act 1972, which requires a direct benefit to residents that is commensurate with the sum of money donated. Most local charities and voluntary groups are unincorporated associations.
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