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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.

A charity has received an apology from the Daily Mail after the newspaper described it as “pro-terrorist”

Cyrenians and Queen Margaret University (QMU) have joined forces to combine their shared vision for social justice and put social enterprise

Cancer Research’s Race for Life has been crowned the highest-earning mass participation event for the third year running

A House of Lords committee set up to investigate the sustainability of the third sector has put out a call for evidence

Matthew Moorut says understanding online is key to charities' survival

Gillian Donald advises charities to take a brave step back and decide whether or not they could be more efficient

Peter Kellner will take up the role at NCVO in November


A governance row between the festival and its funders has rocked the charity run event