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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.

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

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

 
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

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

 
Jackie Killeen explains how third sector organisations can help shape the Big Lottery Fund Scotland future spending priorities

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

 
Enterprising third sector organisations have won £2.1m funding to help handle the fallout from welfare cuts

 
Scotland’s wealthiest woman has been inspired by Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates to donate £250m to charity