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Gillian Harkness looks at the Charity Commission and OSCR to see which system is most likely to uncover bad practise and avoid another Kids Company

Debbie Shields believes existing trustees should consider five key elements before recruiting a new board member


This year's Voluntary Action Scotland conference is looking to discuss ways local action can impact on everyday services writes chief executive Calum Irving

Sylvia Endmyre knows a bunch of disabled people for whom no challenge is too far whether its skydiving, bungee jumping or flying in gliders

Kelly Sleight examines the differences between the two main legal structures a new social good body may consider

Fraser Hudghton looks at the future of fundraising in a period of change

Changes threaten Scottish Gift Aid System

Peter Lewis of the Institute of Fundraising says the correct regulatory system is vital

Kate McClure turned her back on her well paid job as a lawyer to help poor children in Asia with Streetchild