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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

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Martin Sime believes that 2016 is a year for Scotland's third sector to think big!

Ruchir Shah explains how voluntary organisations that employ staff will be affected by the new Apprenticeship Levy

Charities have more power and influence than they may realise, says Lianne Lodge of law firm Gillespie Macandrew

Susan Smith examines some of the challenges faced by charities in 2015 and explains why we should celebrate Scotland's third sector in 2016

Daradjeet Jagpal explains why charities need to consider upcoming changes to data protection laws now

Charities must embrace modern payment methods

Snéha Khilay considers why Christmas is a time of goodwill and whether we can feel the same way all year round

Susan Smith argues that changing how lottery money is distributed will force devolved governments to change their spending priorities

Fraser Hudghton mounts an empassioned defence of professional fundraisers, some of the most hard working people in our sector

​With Tom Hunter underwriting admin costs, The Kiltwalk can't fail