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Aspiring to support communities

Sandra Brydon discusses a new project which aims to build homes, independence and aspirations

22nd July 2019 by TFN Guest

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The importance of good governance for charities

Julie Hamilton analyses the effect a recent case could have on negligence claims against charities

22nd July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Tribalism fails us during drug death crisis

Craig Wilson says that our response to spiraling drug deaths must transcend political tribalism

18th July 2019 by TFN

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Charity law consultation responses: is that all there is?

The Scottish Government’s latest update on the charity law consultation is welcome, but there is more to be done, writes David Dunsire

16th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Safeguarding the future of international development

Margaret Lynch advocates robust governance to rebuild public confidence

15th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Charity law needs reworking - not merely a facelift

Paul Bradley says we need new modern charity legislation that is fit for purpose

12th July 2019 by Robert Armour

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The next steps on charity law reform

Aileen Campbell MSP on where we are with reform of charity law in Scotland

10th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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We must not fail to achieve Sustainable Development Goals

We will all benefit from sustainability says Dr Hartwig Pautz - but we must work harder to meet targets

8th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Support on the streets for charity is breath taking

Judith Haw details her experience taking part in one of the more traditional methods of fundraising

4th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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The numbers behind the job

Regular blogger Dan Mushens looks at the many statistics behind working in social care

4th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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#generationchange gives us all hope for now and the future

Jonathan Christie reflects on the recent Youth and Philanthropy (YPI) National Event, which was attended by more than 1,000 young people

26th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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How charities can prepare for Digital Tax Filing

Advice on how charities and other third sector organisations can get ready for Making Tax Digital.

19th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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After Oxfam: safeguarding and the lessons for the sector in Scotland

Tracey Bird looks at safeguarding in the third sector in the wake of the Charity Commission's report on the Oxfam scandal

13th June 2019 by TFN

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Fundraising ideas that are as easy as flicking the switch

Steve de la Rosa examines how making simple changes can help charities make savings

13th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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Why should you apply for the Social Enterprise Awards Scotland?

Duncan Thorp says awards and an opportunity for everyone

11th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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Young people can create positive change

Amal Azzudin examines how young people in Scotland are taking action to make the world a better place

6th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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Technology can have real benefits

Dan Mushens examines the benefits of using assistive technology to support those with alcohol related brain damage

6th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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New research aims to improve Self-directed Support for all

Ian Welsh on a powerful new body of data about the implementation of social care in Scotland

28th May 2019 by TFN Guest

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Just one week left to have your say

​Shirley-Anne Somerville wants the public's views on disability assistance benefits

28th May 2019 by TFN Guest

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