Funding & Finance

How your brand can help you recruit more volunteers

Fenella McCarthy says that getting your brand definition right can help an organisation boost volunteer numbers

12th November 2019 by TFN Guest

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Think you can’t afford to build a strong brand?

Fenella McCarthy says having a strong brand has never been so important for the charity sector

31st October 2019 by TFN Guest

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Awareness essential in tackling charity fraud

Euan Morrison examines how serious an issue fraud is for the voluntary sector

16th October 2019 by TFN Guest

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Excellent poverty work comes at a cost

David Stewart MSP praises the work of the third sector in tackling poverty, and says it is vital that it continues to be properly funded

9th October 2019 by TFN Guest

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Systemic change needed to tackle poverty

Ffyona Taylor says we must never accept inequality and social exclusion as the status quo

8th October 2019 by TFN Guest

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What does the public think about working in fundraising?

Alex Xavier examines research which delves into public perceptions of fundraisers

24th September 2019 by TFN Guest

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Legacy donations can create special moments

To mark Remember a Charity Week, Lisa Cowan reveals how legacy donations can support vital work

13th September 2019 by TFN Guest

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Community hubs can create real change

Donald Inch examines how a rural community came together after the closure of a local school

6th September 2019 by TFN Guest

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Parliament prorogued amidst Brexit chaos - what happens now?

Craig Wilson looks at the implications of Prime Minister Johnson's prorogation of parliament, and the consequences of no deal for the voluntary sector

30th August 2019 by TFN Guest

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Brexit is built on shifting - and rapidly disappearing - sands

With Brexit looming, Craig Wilson looks at its implications and the steps that are being taken to ensure the future of the voluntary sector in Scotland

22nd August 2019 by TFN Guest

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Review of charity investment managers is paramount

Kirsty Lister stresses the importance of charities making the right investment decisions

21st August 2019 by TFN Guest

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Working with corporate partners

Andy Dey examines the key principles for entering into a corporate partnership

14th August 2019 by TFN Guest

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Self absorbed and self defeating

Annie Gunner Logan takes aim at charities’ desperate scrabbling to save their reputations in light of appalling abuse

24th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Charity law consultation responses: is that all there is?

The Scottish Government’s latest update on the charity law consultation is welcome, but there is more to be done, writes David Dunsire

16th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Support on the streets for charity is breath taking

Judith Haw details her experience taking part in one of the more traditional methods of fundraising

4th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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#generationchange gives us all hope for now and the future

Jonathan Christie reflects on the recent Youth and Philanthropy (YPI) National Event, which was attended by more than 1,000 young people

26th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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How charities can prepare for Digital Tax Filing

Advice on how charities and other third sector organisations can get ready for Making Tax Digital.

19th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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Fundraising ideas that are as easy as flicking the switch

Steve de la Rosa examines how making simple changes can help charities make savings

13th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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Why should you apply for the Social Enterprise Awards Scotland?

Duncan Thorp says awards and an opportunity for everyone

11th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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