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28th July 2017 by TFN Staff

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Charity manager sentenced for embezzling £360k

​Mary Booth stole huge sum while employed as payroll manager

17th August 2017 by Robert Armour

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RAF veterans raise money through football fundraisers

A squad of Royal Air Force veterans are aiming to raise money to support veterans' welfare by playing a season of football matches

17th August 2017 by Georgina Harris

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Regulator review reveals drop in charity complaints

OSCR's annual review has also shown a decrease in the amount of charities registered

17th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Brutal cockfighting cases reported in Scotland

The Scottish SPCA has said that incidents of the brutal practice are very rare

17th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Scottish charities merge to expand support services

The Scottish Personal Assistant Employers Network (SPAEN) is merging with iConnectNE

17th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Wise Group on hunt for new chief executive

Stalwart of the sector stands down after 11 years at the helm

17th August 2017 by Robert Armour

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Fracking not what it’s cracked up to be says expert

UK has unsuitable geology for fracking claims professor

17th August 2017 by Robert Armour

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Women donate more than men

Survey reveals gender plays a big role in the psychology of giving

17th August 2017 by Robert Armour

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Former football manager joins fight against dementia

Jimmy Calderwood has been praised for going public about his Alzheimer's diagnosis

16th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Social enterprise creating new West Lothian community hub

Craigsfarm Community Development Project is offering a look into its new community hub to be opened early next year

16th August 2017 by Georgina Harris

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Centre for Social Justice awards are now open

There is £10,000 up for grabs in the CSJ awards for outstanding voluntary organisations

16th August 2017 by Georgina Harris

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Animal charity’s oldest Scottish shop celebrates birthday

The PDSA store in Stirling has raised hundreds of thousands of pounds

16th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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Gypsy traveller project to combat homelessness

​Funding awarded to help more marginalised communities

16th August 2017 by Robert Armour

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Dark side of the Edinburgh Fringe: exploitation and low pay

​Edinburgh Fringe workers and activists are campaigning for employers to sign up to a charter setting out fair working conditions

16th August 2017 by Georgina Harris

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Hospice boosts funds after shares sold in football club

A hospice has seen its coffers boosted by the sale of a significant share in a football club

16th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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High-end supermarket strengthens partnership with homeless charity

​Waitrose has made a massive donation to Edinburgh-based homeless charity Bethany Christian Trust after persuasion from Morningside staff member

16th August 2017 by Georgina Harris

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Business coalition attacks charity over windfarm campaign

Companies say a conservation charity's legal action against a windfarm development is costing the Scottish economy dear

16th August 2017 by Robert Armour

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Barbaric cockfighting bloodsport on the rise

The RSPCA has said that the charity is taking the increase seriously

16th August 2017 by Gareth Jones

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