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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.

 
​Hidden Gardens is to host a celebration of local culture to remember Nelson Mandela

 
​Residents and tourists will be able to pick up and drop off bikes across the city

 
Rebecca Curtis, fundraising officer for Lothian Autistic Society, likes to volunteer in her community – even if it freaks people out!

 
Donations total over £100,000 from comic encouraging audiences to give their change

 
Most people find a dog or a cat at Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home. But former volunteer, now centre manager David Ewing, found his wife and met a princess

 
TFN has scoured the globe for seven of the more unusual awareness days that do their bit for a good cause

 
Move over Queen there is a new cycling song in town

 
Charities can help Scots free themselves, free others and serve every day by carrying out voluntary work in memory of Nelson Mandela