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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.

May 2024

Transforming Leadership Programme 2024

The Transforming Leadership Programme is back! Updated to support our members with the complex challenges in the fast-moving environment they are leading their organisations through in 2024. Led by Joette...
2 May Online Management

How do you know if you are making a difference? a practical approach to understa

Matter of Focus
If you’re struggling to bring together and evidence the story of how your work makes a difference to people and communities, this webinar that will introduce a practical and meaningful approach that helps you...
14 May Online

Introduction to people management: essentials for team leaders, supervisors and managers

This interactive online course covers tools and techniques to get the best out of your people including delegation skills, team engagement and holding people to account. You will learn active listening and good...
27 May Fully booked Online

Meet the funder with Bank of Scotland Foundation and the National Lottery Community Fund

We're looking forward to welcoming Bank of Scotland Foundation and The National Lottery Community Fund to our Meet the funder session. Having recently launching a new strategy, Building a Brighter Future...
28 May Online

SLFx lunchtime learning webinar - What next? How learning from Covid-19 can supp

Scottish Government
“SLFx Covid Learning Webinar” Led by the Office of Chief Social Policy Adviser Prof. Linda Bauld, in collaboration with The Corra Foundation & The Improvement Service SLFx are affiliate events (usually...
28 May Online

SCVO Policy Network: evidence-based policymaking in Scotland with Paul Cairney

Understanding the reality of evidence use in policymaking, and the approach employed in Scotland, is important for any policy professional in the voluntary sector seeking to contribute to, shape, and influence...
28 May Fully booked Online

Board Matters Introduction to being a Board Member

Culture and Business Scotland
Board Matters | Introduction to being a Board Member | Catriona Reynolds | Online courseSession 1: Tuesday 28 May 2024 | 4pm-7pmSession 2: Tuesday 4 June 2024 | 4pm-7pmWhat will you learn?Over the two three...
28 May Online Management

Fundraising Matters Getting Data Protection Right

Culture and Business Scotland
Fundraising Matters | Getting data protection right | Laura Irvine | Online course Wednesday 29 May 2024 | 9.30am-12.30pm Obtaining personal data is highly valuable for marketing goods and services. However...
29 May Online Management

DigiShift 80: how to manage a successful website project

In our May DigiShift we’ll take a look at what you need to do to make sure a website project is successful. A good website can make it much easier for people to discover your organisation and engage with your...
29 May Online

Introduction to safeguarding

This online course will help you understand key safeguarding issues within the sector. Practical and applied in nature, we will use a range of interactive techniques to build your confidence to make a positive...
29 May Online