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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.

Some of Scotland’s newest members of parliament have said their experience of working in the third sector will inform their politics and their priorities

Leading figures in Scotland’s third sector are exploring new ways of working which could help transform society while transcending party politics

​West Lothian Social Enterprise Network has teamed up with West Lothian Council to create a support and advice network

Third sector bodies from across the UK have urged the new UK government to work with the third sector to ensure people get the support they need

More welfare cuts, more austerity - the nation has decided the poor will pay for the sins of the rich. Will this leave charities picking up the pieces?

Susan Smith says it may seem obvious, but the message that good charities need good staff still isn't reaching the public

SCVO and ACOSVO say the latest NFP Synergy report will do more harm than good

Concerns about charities rose by 25% last year an OSCR report shows