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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Published by Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.


The Scottish Sports Alliance has launched its own manifesto ahead of the 2016 Scottish Parliament election

Scotland's oldest civilian flying club welcomed this 96-year-old war hero to show off his flying skills

Charity ideas which held the world in thrall

Charlotte Bray has found it tough to be a fundraiser this summer, but then she remembers towers, lemurs, Terry Nutkins and a beautiful David Tennant painting

​More needs to be done to protect Muslim pilgrims says Scots charity worker

A major study has been conducted into the impact social enterprises have on the economic life of Scotland’s capital

A free newspaper created by young volunteers in Glasgow was distributed to commuters

Funding will be one of the issues addressed in a “deep review” of how the National Trust for Scotland operates

Safer Streets says it hopes Scottish Government experiment is extended