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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.

 
Jane Bruce feels as light as a feather after giving up her job as director of Venture Scotland

 
Jailed project manager from Dunblane ordered to pay back stolen Big Lottery Funds

 
Maureen O’Neill explains why a century after the start of the First World War, it is important to ensure a strong European Union

 
Dr Hany El-Banna argues that overemphasising the link between charities and extremism has a devastating impact on the vital work of Islamic charities

 
Top independent school passes charity test after widening access

 
​The UK government's new job scheme forces unpaid labour says union

 
Amanda Ariss argues that the third sector is failing to take the lead in promoting equality and human rights issues

 
Gavin Corbett hates kilts and doesn't vote SNP but here he explains why he's a proud member of Third Sector Yes

 
Debbie McIlwraith outlines some of the issues Scottish charities should be considering in the run up to the independence referendum vote in September

 
Body representing independent schools says economic impact is burgeoning