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Scotland embraces Open Government

The project has seen Scotland engage with international partners as it aims to make government more transparent and accessible

15th August 2018 by Gareth Jones

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SCVO names new board members

Three new members have been added to the organisation's board of trustees as a strategic review continues

14th August 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Charity ditches ambassador after “bad taste” burka tweet

Offensive tweet left charity with no option other than to terminate ambassador's role

13th August 2018 by Robert Armour

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Money-raking awards ceremony ditched by women’s groups

Scottish Women's Awards created to make profit

10th August 2018 by Robert Armour

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Unison appeals sleepover backpay decision

The Court of Appeal ruled last month that social care providers would not have to issue backdated pay to staff, but an appeal could be heard

10th August 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Dormant asset cash used to relaunch Big Society

Despite lack of support for the sector, Conservative ministers want charities more involved in public services

9th August 2018 by Robert Armour

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Study reveals number of charity shops in the UK

First study of its kind

8th August 2018 by Robert Armour

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Charity app launched to report modern slavery

​By developing the app a charity says people can report modern slavery in confidence

7th August 2018 by Robert Armour

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Join TFN’s free Brilliant Blogging Masterclass

To celebrate the launch of the new TFN magazine, the TFN team is re-running its popular Brilliant Blogging Masterclass

6th August 2018 by TFN Staff

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Online donation to rehoming charity triggers terrorist alert

£2 donation gets rejected by PayPal

6th August 2018 by Robert Armour

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Group aims to end hearing frustrations

The Hearing Access Protocol aims to ensure event hosts take into account the needs of people with hearing issues

2nd August 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Asylum seeker charity runs out of cash

Small charity giving out crisis cash has run out of money

2nd August 2018 by Robert Armour

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First minister says digital skills work must go on

Nicola Sturgeon was speaking as a new service to tackle digital exclusion was launched, with the beneficiaries of a £220,000 fund also revealed

1st August 2018 by Gareth Jones

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New look for merged health charity

Two leading cancer charities have revealed their new brand after merging in January

1st August 2018 by Graham Martin

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OSCR considers charging charities to fund revenue shortfall

Regulator says it could soon struggle to meet increasing costs with static income

31st July 2018 by Robert Armour

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Founding chief executive decides to stand down

Hugely respected third sector leader decides it is time to retire

31st July 2018 by Robert Armour

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Aid organisations “complicit” on abuse

Charities must get to grips in dealing with sexual misconduct, MPs have warned in a damning report

31st July 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Controversial awards ditched as entire board quits

Backlash leads to event being cancelled and board standing down

30th July 2018 by Robert Armour

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Charity did not mislead donors

FSB ruling raises concerns about how charities communicate to donors

27th July 2018 by Robert Armour

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