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Social entrepreneurs sought to share their skills

Scotland's Social Enterprise Academy is looking for new facilitators to help develop Scotland's third sector

21st January 2019 by Susan Smith

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Charities savage Tory two-child benefits cap

Cruel benefits policy forces 150,000 Scottish children into poverty

21st January 2019 by Graham Martin

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Virgin Giving waives fee as BT MyDonate announces closure

Online platform closes with last day donations can be made set as 30 June

21st January 2019 by Robert Armour

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Hundreds of kids will be warmer this winter thanks to Kiltwalk

Children have received warm coats and jackets this winter – and it’s all thanks to the money raised at the 2018 Kiltwalk

21st January 2019 by Graham Martin

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Equality T-shirts made by “35p workers”

Charity tops promoted by the Spice Girls which aim to raise equality funds for Comic Relief were made in a factory with poor working conditions

21st January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Housing provider boosts economy by £2bn

Report reveals how stock transfer of council homes has boosted Scottish economy by billions

21st January 2019 by Robert Armour

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Period poverty project expanded

The Scottish Government has made more funding available for free sanitary products

21st January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Get the kettle on for Brew Monday

Samaritans is aiming to get people talking over a cuppa to mark Blue Monday

21st January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Five charities make Stonewall’s best employer list

Stonewall has listed five third sector organisations in its Top 100 LGBT-inclusive employers list

21st January 2019 by Graham Martin

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Campaign group hails 10 year battle against council

Victory for campaign group which formed to fight for equal pay - and won

18th January 2019 by Robert Armour

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Third sector nominees sought for national awards

The Director of the Year Awards are set to celebrate inspiring leadership across Scotland

18th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Children’s charity saved from closure

Direct Childcare - which supports 100 families in the Highlands - had been due to shut imminently

18th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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‘Stealth cut’ not missed by charity

Age Scotland has hit out at a benefit cut - announced amongst the Brexit chaos - to Pension Credit

18th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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No deal Brexit catastrophic for disabled people

Inclusion Scotland has said leaving the EU without a deal could lead to chaos and destitution for those with disabilities

18th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Public wants to donate through mobile devices

Growing numbers of people would prefer to give to charity through mobile devices than traditional methods, such as cash, cheques and standing orders

17th January 2019 by Graham Martin

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More than 100 Scottish charities get grants

A grant-giving body had its busiest ever year – awarding cash to 121 Scottish charities

17th January 2019 by Graham Martin

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Grant to help people back into work

The Job Grant, proposed by the Scottish Government, consists of a one-off cash payment to help young people with costs associated with a new job

17th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Centre’s success leads to expansion

The centre hailed as a huge success in the way it engages and supports veterans

17th January 2019 by Robert Armour

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Oxfam failures laid bare

An interim review of the charity's work on safeguarding, cultural change and misconduct has highlighted shortcomings at the organisation

17th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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