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Oxfam “failed to tackle abuse in charity shops”

A Westminster committee has heard that concerns about lack of investment in safeguarding were made following misconduct complaints

19th April 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Fears over Brexit impact on the care sector

Care organisations are hoping their proposals for an analysis on the effects of Brexit are taken forward

19th April 2018 by Gareth Jones

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£5m fund to boost Scottish social enterprises

Social Investment Scotland has launched a new subsidiary company which aims to offer finance to new entrepreneurs

19th April 2018 by Gareth Jones

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New chief executive for leading charity named

She will take up post in the summer

17th April 2018 by Robert Armour

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Harrods launch charity pop-up shop

High end department store opens store for a month in aid of children's charity

17th April 2018 by Robert Armour

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Public don’t trust charities any more than strangers in street

New chair questions public confidence

17th April 2018 by Robert Armour

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Charities warned to watch out for chief executive fraud

The scam sees criminals use the identities of chief executives to try and extract funds out other organisations

16th April 2018 by Gareth Jones

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OSCR to look at all Scotland’s NHS charity funds

Drastic action taken by new management team

13th April 2018 by Robert Armour

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More charity shops close than pubs

The amount of charity shops that closed in Scotland was higher than the national average

13th April 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Bonfire of the ALEOs as Glasgow brings two of its biggest back in house

Could more council arms-length organisations be brought back under control?

12th April 2018 by Robert Armour

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Treat information with care, regulator urges

The Your Data Matters awareness campaign has been launched just weeks before GDPR comes into force

11th April 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Businesses urged to give staff training on Parkinson’s

There are almost 50 symptoms of the condition, ranging from muscle stiffness to difficulties with speech

11th April 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Regulator launches Save the Children probe

Formal investigation now underway

11th April 2018 by Robert Armour

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Revealed: the list of “not white and male” charity speakers

List is a reaction to male pale and stale charity conference circuit

11th April 2018 by Robert Armour

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Scots spearheading social enterprise - in China

Scottish social enterprises are to help grow and sustain their equivalents in China

10th April 2018 by Graham Martin

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Scotland’s third sector gender pay gap revealed

TFN looks at Scotland's 10 biggest charities to discover whether they pay men more than women

10th April 2018 by Robert Armour

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Action must be taken to stop NHS stealing charity cash

All Scottish health boards should be investigated to ensure they are not dipping into charity donations to fund themselves

9th April 2018 by Graham Martin

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Charity embezzler gets jailed

Charity nearly went bust as a result of the theft

9th April 2018 by Robert Armour

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