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Adrienne Airlie examines the accounting changes charities face with SORPs 2015

Susan Smith says cancer charities shouldn't be fighting over a campaign idea even in the competitive world of professional fundraising


Charities can breath a sigh of relief that the replacement of stamp duty won't result in big tax bills

Charlotte Bray believes charities don't have to throw out the old to bring in a fresh new year in 2015

Sandra Hogg provides some hints and tips on attracting money to your cause


Chair of the Institute of Fundraising Scotland John Brady says funding ideas don't always have to be brand new

Fraser Hughton outlines some of the challenges ahead for fundraising, but believes Scottish fundraisers will flourish regardless of the referendum

Karen Birch, chair of Glasgow Women’s Library, is calling on the Big Lottery Fund to invest in the development of community-owned and run initiatives