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Giving Back

Mary’s Meals expanding food project to Syrian schools

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Nurses at Edinburghs Western General with the new scalp coolers

A cool head in a crisis – all thanks to MoonWalkers

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Staff and volunteers from homeless charity Streetwork, which provides 24-hour support across the city, met with MSPs. Picture: Rob McDougall/TSPL

MSPs hear first-hand from Edinburgh’s homeless community

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Colin Murray prepares for Etape Loch Ness charity cycle. Picture: Contributed

Grandad with cancer to do 66-mile Loch Ness charity cycle

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Gardening Scotland unveils NSPCC Scotland as charity partner

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Injured Scottish rugby players to get Kiltwalk cash boost

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Why are postcards being left at Edinburgh landmarks?

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Women’s Institute knit jackets for homeless dogs

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Church helping patients fight dementia through hymns

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Margaret Bayne with the Kenyan family she helped. Picture: Contributed

Gran builds a house with tablet for homeless Kenyan family

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Social Bite co-founder Josh Littlejohn will take part in a panel discussion with students. Picture: Phil Wilkinson

Students gather in Edinburgh to tackle social issues

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John Anderson will chair the investment arm of Homes for Good. Picture: Contributed

Enterprise guru joins board of social letting agency

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Social Bite, which has expanded its operations to include restaurant Home and aims to create a village for the homeless, is a flourishing social enterprise. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Third sector needs more business-like approach

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Sanjeev Gupta, right, with his wife Nicola, who will chair the GFG Foundation, and chief operating officer Tim Smith. Picture: Contributed

Gupta foundation aims to encourage more skilled workers

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Social enterprise Heroes Drinks secures Asda listing

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Social Stock Exchange set for launch in Edinburgh

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Charity and developer team up for Aberdeen project

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Social beer brand gets funding injection

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Margaret Bayne with the Kenyan family she helped. Picture: Contributed

Gran builds a house with tablet for homeless Kenyan family

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Gardening Show seeks country's top gardener. Picture: Contributed

Hunt is on to find Scotland’s top gardener

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Elaine Hopley, 45, from Dunblane in Scotland as she arrives in Antigua having spent nearly two months at sea competing in the 2,000 mile Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge. 
Picture; PA

Scottish rower makes history with solo Atlantic crossing

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Contact the Elderly celebrates a new group in Scotland. Picture: Contributed

Contact the Elderly launches 17th group in Edinburgh

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World’s toughest water adventure race returns to Glasgow

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Scottish charity rebuilds earthquake-hit Nepal village

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Crazy sea row in Tasmania to support Edinburgh Rape Crisis

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Pensioner gifts treasured old Christmas cards to plant trees

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