Funding & Finance

Are you ready for the new GDPR legislation?

Fraser Nicol, partner at Scott-Moncrieff chartered accountants, looks at what charities need to do to ensure they meet the new legal requirements

20th October 2017 by TFN Guest

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Charity investments and the low carbon transition

Julie Hutchison hosted a panel discussion during Good Money Week on how charities are responding to the low carbon transition with their investments

16th October 2017 by TFN Guest

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Five ways charities can transform their transparency

Simon Francis outlines principles for improved transparency and increased visibility of charity fundraising

10th October 2017 by TFN Guest

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Are fundraisers the Cinderella of charities?

Susan Smith reflects on the role of fundraisers within Scottish charities following the TFN Live event at the Scottish Fundraising conference

4th October 2017 by Susan Smith

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Risky business: why trustees must be on top of risk

Adrienne Airlie provides some advice for charity trustees on how to mitigate risks to the health and wellbeing of their charity

3rd October 2017 by TFN

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Make a big difference

John James says small charities should not shy away from investing for social good

3rd October 2017 by TFN

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Looking after cash and investments

Heather Lamont, CCLA client investment director, gives advice on how to make sure your money is safe

19th September 2017 by TFN Guest

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No complaints about Scottish fundraising

Alison Elliot on the state of fundraising in Scotland following the launch of the Scottish Fundraising Standards Panel

19th September 2017 by TFN

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Real Lives: I’m running my way clear of cancer

Chris Marks on being inspired by Smith's guitarist Johnny Marr to take up running in his 40s

18th September 2017 by TFN Guest

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Going Forth to flush away poverty

Elyse Kirkham and her family used their Queensferry Crossing ticket to raise cash for Toilet Twinning

13th September 2017 by TFN

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New apprenticeship scheme results in race for funding

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisation’s policy officer Ruth Boyle looks at the issues around the Flexible Workforce Development Fund

12th September 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Together we can achieve so much more

Stewart Kirkpatrick, head of 38 Degrees Scotland, looks at what has been achieved since the Scottish wing of the group started

11th September 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Charity trustees – finding the right fit

Sandy Macdonald on how to find the right trustees for your board

5th September 2017 by TFN Guest

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When it comes to leadership, don’t go it alone

Ben Rogers discusses lessons learned from student life, and the potential benefits of a leadership exchange.

5th September 2017 by TFN Guest

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An IT worker discovered out what his organisation really does

Amjad Shaikh was overwhelmed to discover the impact of People's Postcode Lottery funding in Zanzibar

1st September 2017 by TFN Guest

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A new strategy, name and a brighter, bolder, braver vision

Fiona Duncan on the rebranding of the Lloyds TSB Foundation for Scotland

29th August 2017 by TFN

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Seeking social innovators to spend £5,000

Social enterprise agency Firstport is on the hunt for a new cohort of social innovators

8th August 2017 by TFN Guest

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Why are charities failing at relationship fundraising?

Ian MacQuillin examines what relationship fundraising is and why boards and senior managers simply don't get it

7th August 2017 by TFN Guest

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I’ve bounced back from cancer and want to get Pretty Muddy

Jill Cow’s life changed four years ago when she was diagnosed with cancer, but now she is urging women to sign up for the Pretty Muddy events

4th August 2017 by TFN Guest

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