Funding & Finance

TFN Guide to Running A Charity or Social Enterprise 2018 is out now!

The TFN Guide to Running A Charity or Social Enterprise 2018 is packed full of practical information to help you run your organisation

13th November 2018 by TFN

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Michael Sheen backs credit union campaign

The Scottish Government has launched a new campaign which aims to get more people accessing credit unions

15th November 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Groups to benefit from £4m community fund

The Big Lottery Fund has allocated grants to 17 organisations from across the country

14th November 2018 by Gareth Jones

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A simple way to come up with a theory of change

Matt Kepple explains how charities care measure their impact with a simple theory of change

13th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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The Code of Fundraising Practice is changing – why should you care?

Val Surgenor urges Scottish charities and fundraising to respond to the consultation on the new Code of Fundraising Practice

13th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Pupils want to learn about social activism

More than 80% of young people are keen to learn more about philanthropy

13th November 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Charity shops close across Scotland

A total of 35 charity shops closed in the first half of 2018 - more than any other region of the UK

12th November 2018 by Gareth Jones

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How ethical finance helps the poorest Scots

More than 1 million Scots have benefitted from social investment over the past year

8th November 2018 by Graham Martin

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Cyber crime fund launched

Charities are being urged to apply for grants which help them understand the risks of cyber crime

8th November 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Getting IT security right

Fraser Nicol examines what charities can do to protect against the threat of a cyber attack

6th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Livin’ (wage) on a prayer

Annie Gunner Logan explains how the cost of the Scottish Government's policy to pay all staff the living wage has been passed onto social care bodies

5th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Scottish Living Wage rises to £9 an hour

Thousands of low paid workers in Scotland will get a wage rise to £9 an hour

5th November 2018 by Graham Martin

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Shock as addiction charity closes

Comas, which runs the Serenity Cafe in Edinburgh, has called in the liquidators due to the charity's financial position

5th November 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Charity gives endangered red squirrels a chance of survival

A Scottish charity has won £25,000 to help ensure the long-term survival of the country’s red squirrels

1st November 2018 by Graham Martin

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Technology used to reduce sleepover costs

A charity has been leading the use of technology to support disabled people through the night, and reducing a local authority's costs

1st November 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Care charity workers knock back pay offer

Staff at Cornerstone have voted by 92% to reject a pay offer, which the organisation describes as very fair

31st October 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Gift Aid letters rules relaxed

Charities could save hundreds of thousands of pounds a year after a change in how often they have to contact supporters was introduced

31st October 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Charity to be founded in memory of Frightened Rabbit singer

A special concert will be held in New York to remember Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchison

31st October 2018 by Gareth Jones

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New witness centre will support children

Charities have welcomed the initiative, which will support vulnerable witnesses who are needed to give evidence

31st October 2018 by Gareth Jones

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