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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.

Volunteers held a Mad Hatter’s tea party to kick-start the build up to Aberlour's popular Strictly Come Prancing event

Supermarket giant wants to donate money from mandatory carrier bag charge to be introduced in October

Social enterprise support body has funding extended in a boost to Scottish sector

Veterans charity sees its income fall by a fifth

Complaints from members of the public to charities about fundraising saw a sharp rise last year according to the latest figures

Harlaw Hydro shows how crowdfunding can pull in some serious cash

John Brady, chair of the Institute of Fundraising Scotland, explains why being proud of fundraising is good for everyone involved in a charity

Steven Marwick, director of Evaluation Support Scotland, is challenging the Big Lottery Fund to focus on positive stories

​Charities and community groups looking to develop or create projects, from foodbanks to community-owned pubs, can use a new money-raising programme

Fundraisers need to shout about their achievements according to a new Institute of Fundraising campaign