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Scoping Study
Date: 24th Jan 2008
The Office of the Third Sector is scoping the interest in and usage of Social Return on Investment (SROI) as an impact measurement tool....more

Crawford launches Caledonian fund to avert cash crisis
The Herald
Date: 23rd Jan 2008
Glasgow Caledonian University director Robert Crawford is poised to launch a 500,000 academic commercialisation fund after what he described as "years of frustration" in his former role as chief executive of Scottish Enterprise....more

Scottish care charity appoints new chief executive
Paul Jump, Third Sector Online
Date: 23rd Jan 2008
Edel Harris, current deputy chief executive of youth charity Aberdeen Foyer, has been named as the new chief executive of Cornerstone Community Care, one of Scotland's biggest charities. ...more

Jamie Oliver charity chief quits
The Guardian
Date: 23rd Jan 2008
Liam Black, the charismatic social entrepreneur and director of TV chef Jamie Oliver's Fifteen Foundation, which is famous for training and employing socially excluded youths as chefs, has quit to develop a new business project....more

Update from Tracey Slaven
Tracey Slaven
Date: 18th Jan 2008
The Third Sector division in Scottish Government has restructured internally.  The division will continue existing work such as supporting national intermediaries and implementing the social enterprise strategy but the new structure recognises the shared nature of many of the issues facing both voluntary organisations and social enterprises ...more

Response to the Future of Housing in Scotland
Glasgow and West of Scotland
Date: 18th Jan 2008
This response to "Firm Foundations" is made by the Glasgow and West of Scotland Forum of Housing Associations.  ...more

Senscot Annual Donation
Date: 10th Jan 2008
Every year at this time we invite readers to send a voluntary donation in support of Senscot`s work. This year, the Senscot Bulletin has no funding, and anything you send will be applied to production costs...more
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