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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.

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

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

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

 
Charlotte Bray believes her fellow travellers make the struggle of fundraising so worthwhile

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

 
Martin Johnstone thinks the Big Lottery Fund should design processes to focus more on the beauty of people and communities

 
David Davison warns that charities in local government pension schemes should prepare for more funding pain

 
The fundraising website has denied accusations that it made £180,000 from Stephen Sutton's fundraising page

 
Claire Carpenter believes the Big Lottery Fund in Scotland needs to invest in people and ideas to ensure social innovation can thrive in Scotland