Supporting Volunteering For All – All across Scotland

Volunteers’ Week is absolutely an important thank you to volunteers across Scotland and for the contribution they make to communities and society. BUT it is also a great opportunity to say thank you to, and recognise, those who help people volunteer and make...

Why local is best when it comes to Facebook and your charity

At the beginning of 2018 Facebook announced one of its biggest changes to date – a move towards making the platform ‘more about connecting you to the stories and people that matter most’ – in other words Facebook is going back to basics.   The changes These...

Connecting Communities with Parliament

Third Sector Interfaces (TSIs) have a vital role in enabling community voices to be heard in Parliament was a key message from a TSI Network meeting with the Scottish Parliament Community Outreach Team this week.   The meeting of TSI Senior managers at the Scottish...

Are you ‘Awards Aware’?

The Awards Network is a forum of providers of youth work awards (including Saltire Awards) which provide non-formal learning opportunities for young people. Its members work together to raise awareness of the range and impact of youth work awards that accredit...

TSI Conference 2017 – an overview

The 2017 TSI Network National Conference took place on Wednesday 25th October and Thursday 26th October 2017 at the Westerwood Hotel near Cumbernauld.   It was a really great event with over 250 people attending and contributing, plus 40 organisations joining us...