RBS cycles, runs, swims and bakes its way to raising £1.4m for Sport Relief

RBS has raised close to £1.4m for Sport Relief 2016 so far, the most the bank has ever raised for a single charitable partner. ...Read More

Gregor Townsend joins board of Winning Scotland Foundation charity

Glasgow Warriors Head Coach, Gregor Townsend, has joined the board of Winning Scotland Foundation. ...Read More

Renewables delivering £10million of community benefits

Scotland’s First Minister has announced that the country’s communities are benefitting from £10million every year from renewable energy projects. ...Read More

Bank of Scotland unveils BBC Children in Need polymer fiver

Bank of Scotland has unveiled its first polymer banknote, a limited edition fiver for BBC Children in Need with a theme drawn up by a Dundee school pupil. ...Read More

Co-Op calls on community groups to share £750,000 carrier bag fund

The Co-Op is calling on community groups, local projects and good causes across Scotland to apply for a share of its £750,000 Local Fund, raised through carrier bag charges and sales in its food stores. ...Read More

Esh Border Construction brings employment initiative to Scottish schools

Esh Border Construction has launched its award-winning employability skills programme in a number of Scottish schools, bringing together school pupils and employers to better equip them for the future. ...Read More

VIBES encourages businesses to make waves for the Ripple Effect Challenge

Scottish businesses are being tasked with getting creative to raise money for international water projects as part of the 2015 Vision in Business for the Environment of Scotland (VIBES) Awards. ...Read More

Scottish tech sector teams up to help local charities

Scotland’s technology and start-up sector will work together to raise money for charity this weekend, in a first-of-its-kind hackathon event. ...Read More

Comment: Social Responsibility – it’s not just for the big boys...and girls

CRS or Corporate Social Responsibility is not just for "corporates", SME's need to get more involved too.  We asked Murray Allan, Head of Membership Services at Scottish Business in the Community, to explain why. ...Read More

Five Scottish charities benefit from share of £1m RBS fund

Five Scottish charities which aim to help people build a better future for themselves and get back into employment have received a share of a new £1m fund from the Royal Bank of Scotland. ...Read More

BDO accountants complete five peaks challenge for charity

Four Scottish accountants from BDO have successfully completed the Five Peaks High Five Challenge, raising more than £6,000 for a children’s charity. ...Read More

Optical Express golf day raises £20,000 for STV Children’s Appeal

A golf day organised by Optical Express has raised more than £20,000 for the STV Children’s Appeal, taking them a fair way towards the total £100,000 donation the firm has pledged. ...Read More

The Boozy Cow targets £1million charity donation by 2018

Scottish philanthropist and entrepreneur, Garreth Wood, is to donate all of the profits from his burger bar chain, The Boozy Cow, to charity – a sum expected to reach more than £1million annually by 2018. ...Read More

ProjectScotland celebrates ten years supporting young Scots

ProjectScotland, the charity which helps young people to get on in life through volunteering, marks its 10th birthday with Annabelle Ewing MSP as they reveal the impact of their efforts since forming in 2005. ...Read More

CSR or Corporate Social Responsibility ...What’s that about then?

We get asked a lot about our CRS or Corporate Social Responsibility stories. Why do companies get involved in CSR and what benefits does a CSR policy bring? So instead of us answering these questions we asked Jane Wood, CEO of Scottish Business in the Community to explain. ...Read More

Clydesdale Bank hits the right note for charity

A selection of the UK’s first fully polymer banknotes to enter circulation have gone under the hammer to raise almost £40,000 for charity. ...Read More

Scottish Business in the Community launches nationwide search for the most responsible businesses

Scottish Business in the Community [SBC] is launching a nationwide search for private sector businesses, small and large, to enter the SBC Awards. ...Read More

Good VIBES for 2015 as Sponsorship Opportunities Launched

Scottish businesses are being invited to show real vision in business by getting behind this year’s Vision in Business for the Environment of Scotland (VIBES) Awards. ...Read More

Clydesdale Bank to Recognise Scotland’s Community Spirit

Community groups in Scotland are invited to enter an awards programme which could see them share a funding boost of £75,000 to make a real difference in their local area. ...Read More


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