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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.

June 2024

DigiShift 81: how to choose the right CRM for your charity

SCVO
Join us for DigiShift 81, where we will explore the essentials of selecting the right CRM (or database) for your charity. This session will give you the knowledge and tools you need to make informed decisions...
26 June Online

Child Protection Lead

Children in Scotland
Overview of child protection lead roles and responsibilities in Scotland. For those who oversee a team working with children & young people.

Techno-Solutionism in AI

The Melting Pot
After analysing AI existential risks and the platform economy, we are going deeper in our AI & Social Innovation series, demystifying now how AI works and exploring its limits.As AI is developed further and...
26 June 15 Calton Road

Review of charity regulation: Scottish Government consultation

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations
The Scottish Government has launched a consultation to gather views on a wider review of charity regulation with a closing date of 22 July 2024. We are now seeking to gather views on the need for that wider...
27 June Online
July 2024

Invisible Principles of Child Development

Children in Scotland
Unlock hidden keys to child development. Join Nicola McAllister’s session to empower kids for success, beyond visible milestones.

Potter Problem Solving

The Melting Pot
Are you in need of some brainstorming to help you tackle a difficult problem? Do you have a difficult conversation that you want to discuss with an objective, external audience? Potter’s Puzzles is here to help...
11 July 15 Calton Road Management

Agile project management: what is it and how can we use it

SCVO
Join Maddie Stark for our re-worked Adaptive agile masterclass series 'Adaptive agile: how to create responsive and sustainable teams' to learn how to adapt agile methodologies and in doing so how...
17 July Fully booked Online

DigiShift 82: What you can do to protect your organisation against cyber attacks

SCVO
This month, we will be discussing common cyber threats within the voluntary sector and what you can do, whatever your role or expertise to make things better. This session will provide valuable insights and...
24 July Online

AI Cryptocurrency and the Third Sector

The Melting Pot
Our fourth and final event in The Melting Pot's 'New Technologies and Social Innovation' series, it will be a roundtable presenting the experiences of third-sector organisations using cryptocurrency...
24 July The Melting Pot Management

Sprints: how to focus your efforts and learn loads in a week

SCVO
Join Maddie Stark for our re-worked Adaptive agile masterclass series 'Adaptive agile: how to create responsive and sustainable teams' to learn how to adapt agile methodologies and in doing so how...
25 July Online