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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.

Rules around who can be a charity trustee or senior office-holder in a charity would be tightened.

Ahead of the Scottish Budget on 15 December, the Poverty Alliance, CPAG in Scotland, Oxfam Scotland, the Scottish Women’s Budget Group, One Parent Families Scotland, and IPPR Scotland, said ministers should require a greater contribution from the better off to help alleviate funding pressures.

Prestigious award goes to southside charity

Annual campaign launches

Community groups and charities would benefit

Charity has been supporting older people for 75 years

Shelter staff say imposed pay deal leaves them unable to pay rent

Thousands are being forced onto pre-pay tariffs

Third sector support providing the difference to displaced families

£100,000 to be awarded to one large-scale project