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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.

 
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

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

 
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