Culture & Leisure

The impact of small-scale philanthropy

Susan Smith meets philanthropist David Graham, the man behind the new Social Impact Theatre (SIT-UP) Award at this year’s Fringe Festival.

17th August 2018 by Susan Smith

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Poll: should Christmas crackers be banned?

Should Christmas crackers be banned?

22nd November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Avoid payday loans this Christmas

A new campaign has been launched to inform Scots of their rights if borrowing from a payday loan company this Christmas

22nd November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Sector staff excel in use of social media

Several members of staff from Scottish voluntary organisations have been recognised at the Social CEOs

22nd November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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New Right to Food film unveiled

The Scottish Human Rights Commission and Nourish Scotland have launched a new film to highlight what the Right to Food means

22nd November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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General election 2019: third sector news, views and analysis

General election 2019: TFN campaign round up

21st November 2019 by TFN

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Rapper Loki celebrates 80 years of Citizens Advice

The musician and campaigner speaks to CAB staff and clients in a new film.

21st November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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New zero waste mobile shop set to be created

A social enterprise is crowdfunding as it aims to expand plastic free shopping across the west of Scotland

19th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Road safety charity says: leave car at home

The plea coincides with road safety week

18th November 2019 by Robert Armour

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Poll: should Airbnb landlords face stricter rules?

Should Airbnb landlords face stricter rules?

15th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Ten parties consider Gorgie City Farm bid

A range of charities and commercial organisations are examining whether to take on the site of the former community farm

15th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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TFN Guide to running a charity or social enterprise is out now!

Don't miss it - TFN Guide 2019 is out now!

15th November 2019 by TFN

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Social enterprises seal a makeover

The winners of the Brand for Good competition have been revealed

14th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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New ethical travel accommodation provider launched

Fairbnb aims to invest money back into local communities and ensure that properties are not snapped up by big landlords

14th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Bizarre row erupts over scarf given to Jeremy Corbyn by Scottish charity

The Labour leader was sporting the Care Family Tartan when a local minister said he thought he would wear an "Islamic jihad scarf"

14th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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New £3.2m community hub opens

The new Broomhouse Hub will offer a range of activities for the local community

13th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Social Enterprise Awards Scotland 2019 winners revealed

A host of top social enterprises were recognised at the annual awards gala

13th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Battle to restore community farm continues

Former staff and volunteers of Gorgie City Farm are founding a not-for-profit group to ensure funds donated by the public are used appropriately

12th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Funding awarded to projects in Scotland to close the digital divide

Nine exciting projects in Edinburgh and Glasgow have been funded in a bid to tackle the digital skills gap

12th November 2019 by Graham Martin

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