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Revealed: how people will give in 2017

Cancer, children’s charities and animals are the public’s favourite causes when it comes to giving – but human rights groups are way down the list

23rd January 2017 by Graham Martin

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Wristband unites all for World Cancer Day

​Wearing a wristband will show solidarity to fight cancer globally

23rd January 2017 by Robert Armour

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Most charities now filing returns online

Move to digital returns a huge success for OSCR

23rd January 2017 by Robert Armour

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Philanthropist pledges more cash for charities

Sir Tom Hunter says Kiltwalk will be bigger, better and raise more cash for charities this year

19th January 2017 by Robert Armour

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Tesco donates over 500,000 meals to needy

​Retailer will ensure all surplus food goes to good causes by end of this year

19th January 2017 by Robert Armour

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Third sector hits out at May’s “bullying” Brexit speech

Charity leaders have said May's Brexit plan has ignores Scotland and groups that have depended on European funding

18th January 2017 by Paul Cardwell

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EXCLUSIVE: Charity was forced to call in liquidator over debts of £215,000

The National Playbus Association went into liquidation because of two employment tribunals

17th January 2017 by Paul Cardwell

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Charities unite against Daily Mail attack

Daily Mail accused of irresponsible journalism after instigating a campaign against Scotland's third sector

17th January 2017 by Robert Armour

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English charity regulator seeks new chief executive

The high profile role as chief executive of the Charity Commission commands a £130,000 annual salary

17th January 2017 by Robert Armour

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Massive £29m boost for Scotland’s third sector

More cash to help tackle poverty and inequality

17th January 2017 by Robert Armour

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Feeling blue? Express yourself with emoji

A social enterprise focusing on mental health at work has created a series of blue emoji to help employees communicate their feelings to colleagues

16th January 2017 by Susan Smith

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Hillsborough campaigner to speak at The Gathering

The line up for this year's Gathering includes Hillsborough Family Support Group chair Margaret Aspinall and Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon

16th January 2017 by TFN Staff

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Charities urged to apply for water rates exemption

Water and Sewerage Charges Exemption Scheme is open for applications

16th January 2017 by Robert Armour

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Got an excellent board? Enter awards to win £5,000

UK charities are being urged to enter the Charity Governance Awards for the chance to win £5,000 and highlight good governance

16th January 2017 by Susan Smith

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Charity’s fury over Aldi advert ruling

Save Our Seals Fund has hit out after its complaint against supermarket advert is dismissed Advertising Standards Authority

13th January 2017 by Paul Cardwell

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Video: donate and win a Valentine’s date with Idris Elba

​Luther actor auctions himself off in aid of a charity which empowers women

13th January 2017 by Robert Armour

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Don’t be blue, have a brew and banish depression says charity

Charity campaign raises awareness that depression is a year-long problem for millions

12th January 2017 by Robert Armour

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OSCR bans two charity trustees for life

Two directors of a Scottish aid charity are barred for life after OSCR took the case to the Court of Session

12th January 2017 by Robert Armour

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Job programme has now helped 7,500 vulnerable young people find employment

Community Jobs Scotland celebrates landmark moment

12th January 2017 by Paul Cardwell

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