Launch of our new funds
The guidance for our new funds is available from today, meaning Scotland’s charities and community organisations will be able to access funding to support work which aims to alleviate the effects of poverty and trauma on individuals and communities across the country.
Event: We need to talk - How conversations enable system change
As part of Challenge Poverty week, this free event offers a space to consider how talking can and does result in system change.
Voices: Stirling CAB
In our Voices series, we share the stories and opinions from our funded organisations who are helping to find solutions to poverty and trauma in Scotland.
New 2020-30 strategy launches
We are delighted to announce the launch of our new strategy for 2020-30.
Strategy update: What to expect from our funds
The Head of our Giving Team, Lesley Macdonald, gives an update on our funds ahead of our strategy launch later this month.
An intern in exceptional times
Robertson Scholar Connor McAuley is a fourth-year Physics student at Strathclyde University. Here he shares his reflections on his summer internship, completed virtually in unusual circumstances.
What's new with Social Bridging Finance
Early findings from the evaluation of a funding model which aims to bring together a working partnership of public sector, third sector and independent funders to drive positive change.
Preparing for the launch of our new strategy
Our new strategy will launch later this month.
New CEO appointed
We are delighted to announce Jim McCormick's appointment as new Chief Executive Officer of The Robertson Trust.
Three new Trustees announced
Campbell Robb, Dr Ligia Teixeira and Donald Workman have joined The Robertson Trust's Board of Trustees.
Mentoring update from a Robertson Scholar
This Q&A with Robertson Scholar Katie Gibson gives a glimpse of her relationship with her mentor on our Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) Career Pathway.
Capacity building with the Social Enterprise Academy
Find out more about SEA's blended learning programme, which offers opportunities for self-directed learning, facilitator-led learning and group coaching.
A coronavirus message from our chair
In this personal blog, our chair, Shonaig Macpherson, talks about the Trust's response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Implications of Covid-19 for youth work
Mark McGeachie, Head of Partnerships and Sustainability at Youth Scotland, writes a guest blog on the implications of the pandemic for youth work.
Bringing your work to life with a great case study
Nothing brings work to life like a great case study. Funding Manager Karin Earl takes a look at a recent real-life example from one of our funded organisation and breaks down what made it stand out to our Giving Team.