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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.

The Big Issue has announced it is to invest £500,000 into the social care charity

Susan Smith explains why the death of Olive Cooke highlights the need for fundraising regulation to go much further

Chosing the right bank account for your charity is never easy, so TFN and SCVO have created a bank account comparison table to help trustees decide

The UK fundraising code of practice is to be reviewed following the death of a 92-year-old woman who was overwhelmed by requests for donations

The public find many forms of charity fundraising annoying according to new research

Charity “pestering” may have contributed to the death of an elderly poppy seller, it has been claimed

Cash remains most popular way of giving though 18-24 year olds prefer online donating and are more influenced by social media than TV appeals