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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 Steamship Trust is looking to raise £400,000 to carry out significant repairs to the 120-year-old ship

Sheghley Ogilvie examines the impact of furlough on the voluntary sector, and is looking for organisations to share their experiences of the scheme


The Queen’s Birthday Honours List focused on those who helped the community respond to Covid-19

The Cop26 volunteer team share their learnings with Graham Martin after 10,000 people apply to be part of delivering the crucial summit

New magazine examines the Christie Commission ten years on

LifeCare Edinburgh has a variety of community events planned

Airbnb has created the Edinburgh Community Fund, with £5 donated for every stay during August

Creative Scotland has announced details of the support, which aims to prevent insolvency or significant job losses due to the ongoing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic

Gareth Jones looks at how lockdown has changed his views on life in the office