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BT fined for sending charity spam emails

The telecommunications giant sent out five million emails to customers promoting three charity initiatives

22nd June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Bussy McBusface hits road to raise cash for charity

All proceeds from the tour will go to well known causes

22nd June 2018 by Robert Armour

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Star-studded line-up for Michelle Obama event

Top names from music and entertainment will attend the Hunter Foundation's gala dinner next month

20th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Fund to help organisations implement new Carers Act

A £500,000 fund has been launched to help third sector groups meet the costs associated with the new Carers Act

20th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Charity denies whistleblower’s sacking claims

An animal welfare charity said it did not sack its head of policy because he spoke out about pension fund investments in firms using animal testing

18th June 2018 by Susan Smith

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Aid and environmental charities get legacy boost

More people are leaving legacies to environmental and overseas aid charities – but less to religious ones, new data has revealed

15th June 2018 by Graham Martin

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Funding can make Scotland a leader in suicide prevention

A £3 million fund to help deliver a new strategy to prevent suicides has been welcomed by a charity

13th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Charity fined for failing to protect bank details of supporters

The British and Foreign Bible Society has been fined £100,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office for failing to protect supporters' details

12th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Huge jump in charitable giving in Scotland

Generous Scots gave £1.2 billion to charity in 2017 – a huge increase from the £813 million donated in 2016

12th June 2018 by Graham Martin

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MoonWalk lights up Edinburgh

Thousands of walkers have helped to raise more than £500,000 for cancer charity Walk the Walk

11th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Rugby star’s charity makes first investment

The My Name’5 Doddie Foundation will invest £400,000 in game-changing MND research

11th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Leading Scottish HIV charity faces fight for survival

HIV Scotland is locked in talks with the Scottish Government, having seen its initial bid for annual funding knocked back

8th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Win the chance to have dinner with Michelle Obama

Youngsters can win a table at a dinner with the former First Lady, which is being organised by The Hunter Foundation

7th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Failing to switch providers hits charities in the pocket

A study has found that small charities are losing more than a £1000 a year by paying over the odds for utilities

6th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Appeal as war leaves millions hungry

Mary's Meals is looking for increased support to help the children of South Sudan

6th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Charity opens new press after a century at previous base

Royal Blind has said the new braille press will help those with sight difficulties, and has also allowed it to expand its workforce

6th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Thousands of Scots face social care debt

More than 15,000 people fell into debt as they tried to pay their care costs, a GMB union investigation has revealed

5th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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New name for social tech grant giver

It’s all change at one of the UK’s largest social tech charities

4th June 2018 by Graham Martin

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Kiltwalk to raise millions for charity

More than £2.4 million has already been raised through this year's events, with thousands having headed out in Aberdeen at the weekend

4th June 2018 by Gareth Jones

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