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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.

Louise MacDonald is proud to see all young refugees receive a Young Scot National Entitlement Card as part of their welcome to Scotland

Amina Shah highlights why building a relationship with a corporate partner is something your charity should be investigating


Mairi Holden is a single mum to four-year-old Oscar and raised over £13,000 after getting a parking ticket

Colin McKerchar has worked in the voluntary sector for four months now and is feeling liberated from competitive suspicions

Duncan Dunlop explains the role that young care experienced Scots have played in moulding a more loving care system in New Zealand

Jackie Brock says Scotland's children's sector has proven it is strong enough to influence parties ahead of the Scottish Parliament election


Liam Stevenson pulls no punches as he tells how TIE is tackling LGBT-phobia in our schools

Duncan Dunlop says with only 7% of people who have been in care going straight to university from high school something had to be done