Management

Venture Scotland appoints new CEO

David Brackenridge will take on the role following an interim arrangement since November 2018.

11th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Leading charities announce merger

Cost saving move announced

8th November 2019 by Robert Armour

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Effective trustees need effective support

A thriving third sector is dependent on a thriving trustee base says Alastair Keatinge

7th November 2019 by TFN Guest

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Half of female charity bosses targeted by trolls

A new report has examined the impact that trolls have on female charity leaders

7th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Being a young trustee can be challenging

Adam Bennett, 22, talks about his experiences as a trustee with Scouts Scotland

7th November 2019 by TFN Guest

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Politicians call for voluntary sector funding revamp

Short-term and reduced funding is fueling insecurity within the sector, forcing some of its best workers to depart

7th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Youth charity welcomes new board members

Joseph Hughes takes on role of chair at Includem.

6th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Embedding volunteering as a habit from a young age is vital

Jonathan Christie responds to a new report which shows volunteering needs to adapt to be fit for the future

6th November 2019 by TFN Guest

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Consultation on replacement for European funding launched

The views from the voluntary sector are being considered as the Scottish Government takes action to protect funds post-Brexit

5th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Volunteering must adapt, study finds

Volunteering can help Scottish society face some of its biggest challenges such as an ageing population and skills shortages

5th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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OSCR concludes inquiry into shadowy Scots charity

Regulator won't take formal action

4th November 2019 by Robert Armour

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Charity farm animals set to be spared from slaughter

More than £50,000 has been raised in a bid to save the popular attraction, with thousands signing a petition calling for animals to be rehomed

4th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Care providers urged to “raise their game”

A new campaign has been launched which aims to address issues within health and social care recruitment

4th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Shock and sadness as much loved charity closes

Sadness as a much loved Edinburgh charity is put into liquidation

1st November 2019 by Graham Martin

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A world to win - and everything to lose

Graham Martin on why the third sector should engage with the Extinction Rebellion movement

1st November 2019 by Graham Martin

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Third sector must have its say on Freedom of Information

Carole Ewart on the third sector and Freedom of Information

1st November 2019 by TFN Guest

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Politicians praise role of voluntary sector

Legislation achieved by the sector working with Holyrood has been celebrated at an event at the Scottish Parliament

1st November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Social media stooshie over charity leaders list

An online discussion broke out after Scotland's influential leaders were snubbed from a UK list highlighting the sector's talent

1st November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Swinney: named person has not been scrapped

Named person scheme has not been scrapped – but instead will continue as an approach, within existing legislation, says Swinney

31st October 2019 by Graham Martin

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