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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.

 
Sally-ann Beaver, Sales Director for Utility Aid, discusses how fixing energy costs can be an effective way to help charities budget and plan for the future.

 
It’s Volunteer Week 2023 and a chance to celebrate the fabulous and enriching contribution peer volunteers bring to mental health services and support.

 
The election of a new First Minister and Cabinet always gives governments an opportunity to examine, change or refresh policy priorities. 

 
Now, more than ever, new models for funding the sector are needed.

 
The new Charities Bill working its way through the Scottish Parliament offers opportunities for third sector organisations to strengthen their reputations, says legal expert Helen Kidd

 
Isla Campbell Lupton and Gary Kernahan talk about highlights from the conference in 2022 and what to expect this year

 
What exactly is Community Wealth Building?

 
Central Scotland Green Network is a key example of how actions can be delivered

 
At the end of 2022 the team at Carnegie UK said goodbye to their good friend and colleague Pippa Coutts

 
Ariane Burgess MSP encourages individuals and groups to take part in consultation