Culture & Leisure

The impact of small-scale philanthropy

Susan Smith meets philanthropist David Graham, the man behind the new Social Impact Theatre (SIT-UP) Award at this year’s Fringe Festival.

17th August 2018 by Susan Smith

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Bringing pride back to Clydeside

Angela Clark looks at the success of an innovative grassroots community magazine which is providing a template for citizen journalism throughout Europe

20th August 2019 by TFN Guest

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Great days out around Scotland

We think these are 10 of the best family days out run by charities and social enterprises around Scotland

2nd August 2019 by Yasmin Hackett

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The Fringe of society

Yasmin Hackett looks at some of the shows and initiatives which reflect the charitable and socially conscious side of this year's Edinburgh Festival

1st August 2019 by Yasmin Hackett

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Goodmovers 31/05/2019 - who has a new job?

Goodmovers 31/05/2019 - who has a new job?

31st May 2019 by TFN

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Art’s the way to do it

Voluntary arts is being celebrated at this month’s Get Creative festival. Jolene Campbell looks at the impact the sector is having across Scotland

14th May 2019 by Jolene Campbell

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Premium Chief Encounters: Celia Hodson and Ian McLaughlan

Celia Hodson, founder of period poverty tackling social enterprise Hey Girls, meets Youth Scotland chief executive Ian McLaughlan

30th April 2019 by TFN Guest

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Premium Brexit: the long night and the uncertain dawn

Gareth Jones examines how stalemate over Brexit is affecting Scotland's third sector - and what the future may hold

24th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Goodmovers 18/04/2019 - who has a new job?

Goodmovers 18/04/2019 - who has a new job?

18th April 2019 by TFN

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Goodmovers 05/04/2019

Find out who's on the move in Scotland's third sector

5th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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We need to champion third sector as a career

YouthLink chief executive Tim Frew speaks to TFN on his new job and what needs to be done to attract more young people to work in the sector

18th March 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Premium Social enterprise cafe is Glad all over

For this month’s review of a social enterprise eatery Gareth Jones visits the hippest – and one of the most ethical – venues in Glasgow

26th February 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Premium Chief Encounters: Ewan Aitken, of Cyrenians met Scottish Love in Action’s Michelle Davitt

Chief Encounters: Ewan Aitken, of Cyrenians met Scottish Love in Action’s Michelle Davitt

22nd February 2019 by TFN Guest

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Premium Can this man change Scotland’s attitudes to dads?

Third Force News speaks to former soldier, minister and policeman - and new Fathers Network Scotland chief executive - David Devenney

22nd February 2019 by Gareth Jones

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The Gathering 2019 in pictures

Thousands of third sector representatives descended on the SEC for The Gathering. Pictures by Lewis Houghton.

22nd February 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Video highlights from The Gathering

TFN spoke to some of those who were celebrating charities at the annual event at the SEC in Glasgow

22nd February 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Premium Third sector faces perfect storm of challenges

The extent of the challenges faced by Scottish charities has been laid bare in a survey of third sector staff

20th February 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Premium Cafés with a conscience: towering above the competition

This month’s review of a social enterprise eatery sees Robert Armour sticking his neck out to visit Giraffe Café in Perth

19th February 2019 by Robert Armour

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