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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.

​Information Commissioner investigates alleged data breach after elderly man loses £35,000

Leading councils urgently probe Scots Aid Sierra Leone

​Healthcare charities dominate in salary survey

​Annual accounts show trustees were paid to carry out review


Good causes funded to the tune of £80m over the last 10 years

Val Surgenor, partner at MacRoberts LLP, discusses some of the golden rules charities should follow to stay on the right side of the law

Organised international gangs are increasingly targeting Scottish charities, throwing the future of some groups into doubt

Increased loan finance deals is boosting Scottish third sector

Level of trust in charities is at its lowest for almost a decade, new research claims