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Are you sitting on an idea that could bring about positive social change? Good news! Applications for Glasgow's @GoodIdeasScot programme have been extended until Thursday 19th September at 9am. See details: good-ideas.org/apply…

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Bulletin Articles
18th March 2010

Dormant Bank Account and Building Society Accounts Act 2008

Dormant Bank Account and Building Society Accounts Act 2008Scottish Government18.03.10 Many people forget about, or lose track of, small deposits of money in bank and building society accounts. Despit…
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18th March 2010

Making good society

Making good societyCarnegie UKMarch, 2010 ForewordGeoff Mulgan, Commission Chair Take a few streets in a typical town in Donegal or Denbighshire, Devon or Dumfriesshire and you don't need to look far …
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12th March 2010

Networks1st Update: Friday 12th March 2010

The LSEN Model Rules have now been approved by both OSCR and the Financial Services Authority (FSA). This means there is now a legal structure developed specifically for Local/Thematic SENs. By adopti…
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Senscot Bulletin
12th March 2010

Senscot Bulletin: 12.03.10

Dear members and friends, Its been raining on and off since I arrived in Spain 3 days ago –grim faced locals say its been like this since December – no-one can remember such weather; reservoirs ov…
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Bulletin Articles
12th March 2010

Senscot Legal Services

Senscot Legal ServicesMarch, 2010 During 2009, Senscot carried out a study into the feasibility of establishing a bespoke legal service for the social enterprise community in Scotland. (https://sensco…
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Bulletin Articles
12th March 2010

Building a Scottish Civil Society Platform

Building a Scottish Civil Society PlatformStephen MaxwellMarch, 2010 The Civil Society conference on February 18th was, unsurprisingly,  inconclusive on the next steps.  One response seemed …
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Bulletin Articles
12th March 2010

Making good society – Launch Event

Making good society – Launch Event Time: Thursday 18 March, from 10am to 12pmLocation: Scottish Storytelling Centre Edinburgh, 43-45 High Street, EdinburghWebsite or Map: http://www.futuresforcivils…
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Bulletin Articles
11th March 2010

The Life-Cycle of Emergence

The Life-Cycle of EmergenceMargaret Wheatley and Deborah Frieze2006 Stage One: Networks.  We live in a time when coalitions, alliances and networks are forming as the means to create societal cha…
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Bulletin Articles
11th March 2010

Scotland’s share – Dormant Bank Accounts

John SwinneyMinister for Finance and Sustainable GrowthScottish Parliament EdinburghEH99 1SP11/3/10 Dear Mr Swinney Scotland's share – Dormant Bank Accounts The Scottish Government has demonstrated …
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5th March 2010

Networks1st Update: Friday 5th March 2010

Senscot is currently working with the Scottish Prison Services (SPS) to develop a broader understanding of the opportunity for social enterprise in connection with Scotland's prisons. We're just at th…
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Senscot Bulletin
5th March 2010

Senscot Bulletin: 05.03.10

Dear members and friends,  The world is blanking me again – approaches ignored – emails unanswered – proposals rejected – deals stalled – even friends not returning calls; - feel powerl…
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Bulletin Articles
4th March 2010

Westray, Powerful community

WestrayPowerful community March, 2010 “To a man, everybody’s very excited about this turbine,” said Graham Maben, our driver and tour guide, whose other jobs include baker, café owner, church c…