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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.

Direct mail remains preferred advertising method for charities

Duncan Thorp calls on social enterprise to join the debate on what new powers can help turn Scotland into a truly social enterprise nation

​Cyrenians host an online session this Friday to help people reconcile with friends and colleagues following the referendum

The man who famously told charities to stick to their knitting encounters a social media backlash on his resignation.

Chief executive of Play Scotland Marguerite Hunter Blair on playing guitar, Bruce Springsteen, and how modern technology has revolutionised meetings

Minster resigns after newspaper allegations

Zero hours contracts banned for catering and casual staff

Feed your views into the Smith Commission

As Lord Smith starts work on reviewing what new powers should be devolved to Scotland, TFN asks you what you want to see