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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.

Around 54,000 women face discrimination in the workplace as a result of pregnancy or motherhood

Three organisations working with local people have been awarded over £500,000 each

Members of Scotland’s Childcare Alliance call for all political parties to agree to implement Commission For Childcare Reform recommendations

First minister backs drive to promote early years literacy

Volunteer charity ProjectScotland is marking its first decade by celebrating those who have completed its programme

TFN reporter and former ProjectScotland volunteer Paul Cardwell caught up with nine other former volunteers who have completed the programme

A raised minimum wage is welcome but falls well short of what families need to make ends meet

Grant applications are open after the fundraiser pulls in over £49 million in 2014

​The funeral of charity workers Jim and Ann McQuire will take place on Friday