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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.

 
Innovative organisations are being sought by the Nominet Trust to showcase best use of technology

 
Karina MacRitchie from Senscot Legal outlines the issues charities must think about when becoming a social enterprise, and vice versa

 
The Electoral Commission has published new guidance to help charities work out what they can spend on lobbying int he run up to the general election

 
​An internet campaign group has warned charities are unable to reach people due to safety filters blocking their websites

 
MPs this week launched Social Saturday which aims to encourage the public to buy from social enterprises on 13 September

 
MSPs and the public are unsure of the impact of independence on Scottish charities, new research finds

 
Susan Smith believes the third sector has more interesting things to say in the referendum debate than politicians