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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.

​Dave Moxham says the Church of Scotland's decision to deunionise should not undermine strong relations between the third sector and trade unions

Church of Scotland administrative staff vote to end collective bargaining agreement with Unite the Union

Scotland's charity regulator launches new website in a bid to make it more accessible

A new report show social firms' impact on the economy is growing

Liz Green discusses new guidance to help community and learning development organisations make good and safe use of digital technology

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has created a Scotland's first cabinet role specifically for social justice, including the third sector

Susan Smith considers whether dramatic increases in public giving will be able to plug the hole left by public funding cuts to charities

New figures show reveal an 18% real terms cut in public funding to the Scottish voluntary sector in just three years

Louise Macdonald was named last week at one of the top 30 UK Social CEOs. Here she shares some of her learning about the social media life of a chief executive…