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Celebrating Book Week in Edinburgh
This week is "Book Week Scotland 2019", an annual event aimed at helping more Scots to discover the joy or reading books.  This is a celebration of the authors, poets, playwrights, storytellers and ...
Update: Budget changes to Gift Aid
The 2018 Budget contained an important announcement for charity retailers operating a Gift Aid system.  It might not have grabbed the headlines on BBC 1 or ITN but it certainly caught our attention! ...
Guest blog on Scotland's high streets
We are proud to work alongside a good many business and high streets organisations across the UK.  One group we have built a particularly fruitful relationship with is Scotland's Towns Partnership. ...
“Good Cause Santa Claus” is back!
You are invited to be a “Good Cause Santa Claus” this Christmas At this time of the year, the company elves get busy thinking about spreading Christmas cheer, with tinsel, mince pies – and Secre ...
Blog: The Golden Thread of Society
I was pleased to attend the latest meeting of the Cross-Party Group (CPG) on Volunteering in the Scottish Parliament on 30th October.  The key purpose of the group is to raise awareness of volunteeri ...
Retail Gift Aid budget win for Charity Retail Association
Win for Charity Retail Association as Chancellor confirms new de minimis limit on Retail Gift Aid letters in 2018 budget! Following a yearlong campaign, The Charity Retail Association is delighted to ...