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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.

Melanie Ward works for a major international development charity and believes the third sector will be better off staying part of the United Kingdom

Charities are disappointed the government has not created stronger laws to channel £9bn of public cash

Over 1,400 jobs will be created through the latest round of Community Jobs Scotland

Third sector bodies are calling on MSPs to create strong public spending laws that will help create a fairer society

Find out who’s going places in the third sector

Jailed project manager from Dunblane ordered to pay back stolen Big Lottery Funds

Jane Bruce feels as light as a feather after giving up her job as director of Venture Scotland

Maureen O’Neill explains why a century after the start of the First World War, it is important to ensure a strong European Union

Dr Hany El-Banna argues that overemphasising the link between charities and extremism has a devastating impact on the vital work of Islamic charities

Top independent school passes charity test after widening access