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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.

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From real nappies to good-quality preowned toys and kids activities, central Scotland is packed full of social enterprises making family life better

 
Jolene Campbell has been examining ways to spend £100 on a Scottish social enterprise in honour of TFN's Social Enterprise Summer campaign

 
Lauren Ritchie has been out visiting Edinburgh social enterprise cafés for #SocEntSummer and here's her top five recommendations

 
Lauren Ritchie has been out visiting Glasgow social enterprise cafés for #SocEntSummer and here's her top five recommendations

 
Living on the edge doesn't mean you have to let go of your principles. Here are seven social enterprises guaranteed to appeal to thrill seekers

 
Paul Cardwell has selected some of the best long and short term volunteering opportunities in Scotland and further afield and they are all provided by charities

 
Fancy the ultimate ethical staycation? Why not visit one of these beautiful hotels and hostels that are run as not-for-profits for the greater good

 
Charities who have the Queen as their patron wished her a Happy Birthday on Twitter with some lovely pictures of her charitable activities

 
Inspired by the National Trust for Scotland, TFN has picked seven great campaigning Scots

 
Complaints about dodgy landlords are increasing so Citizen’s Advice Scotland has published a guide revealing the five basic rights all landlords must observe