Funding & Finance

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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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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Every charity must learn from Fraud Awareness Week

David Dunsire warns that vigilance against specific types of fraud should not blind you to other risks

23rd October 2018 by TFN Guest

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Premium Critical mass: what’s the future for our biggest fundraisers?

John Tasker says the mass fundraising market is still healthy – but disruption and innovation are essential

22nd October 2018 by TFN Guest

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DEC needs to be ready to react

Huw Owen talks about being prepared to react when international emergencies happen

19th October 2018 by TFN Guest

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Your staff have the answer - we’ll help them uncover it

Steve McCreadie of the Lens is looking to develop intrapreneurship within a new group of medium sized charities

15th October 2018 by TFN Guest

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A recipe for the perfect grant application

​Deanna Wolf shares her recipe for trust fundraising success

9th October 2018 by TFN Guest

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Problem page: How to invest charity funds

Got a problem that’s holding your organisation back? Aunt Tiffany knows everyone who’s anyone in the third sector – and will find the answer

24th September 2018 by TFN Guest

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Protect your charity with risk management

John Cleghorn explains how your charity can implement a risk management strategy.

21st September 2018 by TFN Guest

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Wonga no more…or is it?

The Reverend Iain May calls for lending changes following the demise of Wonga

18th September 2018 by TFN Guest

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Where do charities sit within social enterprises?

Robin Fallas looks at where charities fit into the social enterprise picture, and how links are increasing

28th August 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Creating the Corra Foundation – reflections on a transformative year

Shelley Grey reflects on the rebrand of Corra Foundation a year on

27th August 2018 by TFN Guest

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Are cuts crippling our communities?

Iris Quar argues that cuts to community services get pushed through at our peril

27th August 2018 by TFN Guest

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Charities must account for market impact on investments

Lynne Lamont stresses the importance of keeping track of any investments

6th July 2018 by TFN Guest

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What is a modern charity anyway - and do you care?

Susan Smith is confused about what a modern charity is, which is why TFN is asking for your help working it out

6th July 2018 by Susan Smith

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10 years of social enterprise

Dr Mairi Mackay looks back 10 years to the first Social Enterprise World Forum as she prepares to attend this year's event in Edinburgh

5th July 2018 by TFN Guest

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Why the third sector should collaborate to secure public contracts

Yvonne McBride discusses how collaboration can help social enterprises bid for public sector contracts

14th June 2018 by TFN Guest

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