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11th June 2009

Swinney announces support from new Enterprise Fund

Swinney announces support from new Enterprise FundThe Scottish Government11.06.09 A recycling project, employment service and credit unions are among the first organisations to receive support from th…
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11th June 2009

Community Ideas Campaign

Community Ideas Campaign04.06.06 http://communityideascampaign.socialgo.com Launched on 4 June 2009, the initial phase of the campaign is seeking people's ideas to:  • Preserve and grow e…
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11th June 2009

Irish web think tank provides inspiration for Scotland

Irish web think tank provides inspiration for ScotlandStephen Naysmith, The Herald09.06.09 When Irish online consultancy firm Amas decided to use the web to find solutions to its economic crisis, it w…
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11th June 2009

Homage to Caledonia

Homage to CaledoniaDaniel Gray, Luath Press, Edinburgh11.06.09 Another example of less conventional aid comes from the Borders town of Hawick. In December 1936, activists from the local NUWM took over…
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11th June 2009

Social Capital

Social CapitalMadge Bray05.06.09 The scene is an International Conference entitled “Social Capital and Community Resilience”, based at the Historic New Lanark World Heritage Centre in New Lanark, …
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11th June 2009

Speech at DTAS Conference 2009

Speech at DTAS Conference 2009Elwyn James08.06.09 Good afternoon.  My name is Elwyn and I work for a development trust called Arts Factory.  We are based in the Rhondda Valleys, in South Wal…
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11th June 2009

New strategy for Comic Relief grants

New strategy for Comic Relief grantsMathew Little, Third Sector11.06.09 Comic Relief this week unveils a new grants strategy for the next four years following Red Nose Day, which raised a record £78m…
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5th June 2009

Networks1st Update: 5th June 2009

Local People Leading(LPL) has recently been awarded a knowledge and skills fund through Scottish Govt. As a founding member of the LPL campaign, Senscot will be able to access some of these funds for …
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5th June 2009

Senscot Bulletin: 05.06.09

Dear members and friends, News from Italy, that the ancient farmhouse where my dad was born is abandoned and falling down. I've been remembering the first time he took me to see Picinisco and the surr…
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4th June 2009

Charities lose again on welfare to work

Charities lose again on welfare to workAlison Benjamin, The Guardian 03.06.09 At the first real opportunity it has had to let charities prove they can get us out of this recession, the government flun…
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4th June 2009

Summary Note of Ministerial Roundtable Meeting on Resilience in t…

Summary Note of the Main Issues Identified at the Ministerial Roundtable Meeting on Resilience in the Third Sector  held on the 14 April 2009 at St Andrews House   Present:   Mr J Swin…
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4th June 2009

Events and Application Award Deadline

Events and Application Award DeadlineFirstport04.06.08 Firstport  are  running sessions on Making a Good Application to the Enterprise Fund in conjunction with the Scottish Government. …