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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.

Latest Opinion
Graham Martin says that the positive case for aid must be made - and false saviours must be ditched

Susan Smith: We need to ensure the Christie Commission vision becomes a reality

Penumbra's Courtney Amesbury Cooke on supporting people in recovery from Alcohol Related Brain Damage

Anna Fowlie says the climate catastrophe is not a nightmare – it's our waking reality and we must act urgently

The sector can help reform public services


The Covid-19 pandemic has brought disruption, challenge and change in pretty much every aspect of our lives - and there’s little doubt funders have responded to meet the challenges.

Alastair Keatinge explains why the value of a proper record of meetings should not be underestimated

Ian McLaughlan gets set to bid farewell to his rewarding career in the sector

Former Cosla CEO Rory Mair argues that the Christie Commission's recommendations need realigned