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£100,000 to be awarded to one large-scale project

Charity provides vital information for those worries about money, debt and bills

Chief executive Lyndsay Fyffe-Jardine said she was “completely floored” by the price rises. 

Ariane Burgess MSP encourages individuals and groups to take part in consultation

Celebrating success at the Scottish First Aid Awards

CVS Inverclyde’s recent meeting provided a day of thought-provoking and impactful presentations

Organisers removed the heckler from the room, before the First Minister apologised for the interruption and warned against further stigmatising trans people. 

The groups aim to tackle social isolation and improve their members’ mental health, but ministers have said the Scottish Government will not provide further funding for the initiative. 

SCVO launches new HR subscription service

RNIB is among 49 backing the Take on 250 challenge

Glasgow-based charity appeals for donations to combat poverty and homelessness this Giving Tuesday

After sharing some of her pictures on social media, colleagues came up with the idea of putting together a calendar.

Projects will be able to apply for between £5,000 and now up to £100,000 – a 50% increase from previous years.

Shockingly, cancer death rates are 74% higher in the most deprived communities than the least deprived in Scotland.