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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.

Ian McLaughlan says our youth can help inspire a collective kindness in these straitened times


Ian Maxwell said it is vital that separated parents work together to help their children through what is a difficult time

Martin Dorchester reflects on the coronavirus crisis and believes we must value what matters most to us at this time

Dr Toby Lowe looks at how the voluntary sector can better respond to the complexity of the real world

Alastair Keatinge reflects on the Charity Commission probe into allegations of inappropriate behaviour at the charity

Lesley Franklin on the benefits of volunteering for students

Daniel Adams on Mary's Meals' Turkana Appeal

Sean Duffy says the third sector has a vital role to play in supporting the education system

Josephine Querido says the next generation need support to help them battle climate change