Funding & Finance

With the demise of Airdrie Savings Bank - where now for cash deposits?

Heather Lamont says that safety must come first for charities considering where to invest cash deposits

24th January 2017 by TFN Guest

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Sponsored: the real meaning of impact

Social Investment Scotland's Roger Moors examines what impact really means and how social enterprises need to regard it as their main asset

19th January 2017 by TFN Guest

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Real Lives: a kidney is a small price to pay, says wife

Gill Redmond donated a kidney to her husband Mark just six months ago, now they are doing the Etape Loch Ness to prove that life goes on after organ donation

9th January 2017 by TFN Guest

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Cuts: let’s move beyond them and us

Rhoda Reid says we must work together to find constructive solutions to council cuts

20th December 2016 by TFN Guest

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Proposed cuts let down our most vulnerable

​Brendan Rooney of Healthy n Happy on the cuts proposed by South Lanarkshire Council that would be catastrophic for the community

14th December 2016 by TFN Guest

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Is the future of digital fundraising lotto betting?

​Philip Rinn on lotto betting, which could be the future of charity fundraising

14th December 2016 by TFN Guest

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Sponsored | Will, Skill and Bill, the three pillars of social investment

Social Investment Scotland Chief Development Officer Roger Moors takes a look at what it really means to be investment ready

13th December 2016 by TFN Guest

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Fundraising: talk the talk - but also walk the walk

John Brady sees a bright future for fundraising in Scotland

8th December 2016 by TFN Guest

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Keep calm! New fundraising regulation is an opportunity, not a threat

New fundraising rules are an opportunity not a threat says Stephanie Fraser of Bobath Scotland

5th December 2016 by TFN Guest

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Building a fundraising profile from scratch

Susie Williamson on the little-known children's charity Seamab and its new brand

30th November 2016 by TFN Guest

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Top tips on finding funding for digital

Sandra Hogg looks at some of the best ways for charities to find funding for digital projects

28th November 2016 by TFN Guest

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Digital saves time and makes money for charities

Stuart Chalmers examines how technologically savvy charities are and what difference digital makes to the running of their organisations

28th November 2016 by TFN Guest

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Is Black Friday relevant to charity retailers?

Alastair Petrie explains what charity retailers can get out of Black Friday

25th November 2016 by TFN Guest

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Sponsored | Social investment: from early days to changing ways

The second of six monthly articles written by Social Investment Scotland looks at why social investment may be right for organisations big and small

16th November 2016 by TFN Guest

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Freedom of information is underused by the third sector – why?

Daradjeet Jagpal on why charities may be hesitant to make use of freedom of information, and the ways in which it can benefit them

8th November 2016 by TFN Guest

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We know the truth about poverty

​Susan Smith argues that the third sector should stay optimistic despite the challenges it faces to support the poorest members of society

2nd November 2016 by Susan Smith

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Charity incorporation: the pros and cons

Alastair Keatinge says that new rules on incorporation may increase a charity's workload, but this shouldn't skew your decision-making on whether to incorporate

2nd November 2016 by TFN Guest

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It’s a day to remember when you get awarded £30 million

Maria McGill, chief executive of Children’s Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS), explains how her charity managed to secure a significant funding boost

31st October 2016 by TFN Guest

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Helping organisations move from asking to earning

Roger Moors, chief development officer at Social Investment Scotland, examines the origins and growth of social investment in Scotland.

28th October 2016 by TFN Guest

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