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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

John Brady, chair of the Institute of Fundraising Scotland, explains why being proud of fundraising is good for everyone involved in a charity

Steven Marwick, director of Evaluation Support Scotland, is challenging the Big Lottery Fund to focus on positive stories

Charlotte Bray believes her fellow travellers make the struggle of fundraising so worthwhile

Martin Johnstone thinks the Big Lottery Fund should design processes to focus more on the beauty of people and communities