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Covid-19: charities need urgent financial help - or many will collapse

Charities and voluntary groups need an urgent financial support package – or many face imminent collapse

3rd April 2020 by Graham Martin

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One of Scotland’s oldest charities continues to adapt

Carolina House Trust has previously had to respond to two wars, economic challenges and the outbreak of cholera

3rd April 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Climate summit postponed

COP26, which had been due to take place in Glasgow in November, has been postponed as a result of the Covid pandemic

2nd April 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Homeless charity faced abuse after suspending services

The Halliday Foundation has called for people to be kind after criticism of its decision to suspend services it provides

1st April 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Pledge to care experienced Scots

Promises made in the Care Review still remain a priority, despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic

1st April 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Covid-19: charities fear funding cuts as demand for services soars

The coronavirus pandemic has left charities facing a surge in demand for their services despite grave concerns about funding decreases

31st March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Daily coronavirus roundup for third sector

News on how Scotland's voluntary sector reponds to the pandemic

31st March 2020 by Robert Armour

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20,000 Scots sign up to volunteer

The Scotland Cares campaign has had an incredible response in its first 24 hours

31st March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Bank sets up foodbank centre

The RBS headquarters in Gogarburn will be used to distribute food packages to vulnerable communities throughout Scotland

30th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Emergency funding for communities launched

More than 30 projects in Scotland have already benefited from the coronavirus resilience funding

30th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Volunteer effort aims to beat coronavirus

A drive to get those who are healthy to support communities through the Covid-19 epidemic has been launched

30th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Voluntary sector can lead the way in treating workers fairly during crisis

Economy secretary Fiona Hyslop and STUC general secretary Grahame Smith issued a joint statement this week outlining a shared commitment to fair work

27th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Cancer charity unveils new strategy

Cancer Support Scotland is aiming to support the wellbeing of those affected by cancer across the country

27th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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National coronavirus hotline launched

Vital service to help concerned Scots

27th March 2020 by Robert Armour

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Daily coronavirus roundup for third sector

Updates on third sector's response to coronavirus crisis

27th March 2020 by Robert Armour

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Oxfam halts sale of second hand items

The charity has said it will no longer sell the items online, following the closure of its shops last week

26th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Shelter Scotland appoints new director

Alison Watson will lead the housing charity from May.

25th March 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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Charity Film Awards will go ahead

The annual awards ceremony will be held as an online only event

25th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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£20m coronavirus support fund launched

Charities can now apply for vital funding to help them stabilise and manage cash flows through the crisis

25th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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