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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
 
Martin Sime explains why voluntary organisations should help encourage Scots to register to vote and have their say in the referendum

 

 
Fraser Hughton outlines some of the challenges ahead for fundraising, but believes Scottish fundraisers will flourish regardless of the referendum

 
Katy U’ren of Drumchapel High School visited Bangladesh to see how Unicef’s partnership with the Commonwealth Games is helping children learn to swim

 
Shona Robsion MSP on how she'll be giving her time for Mandela Day and why it's so important

 
Karina MacRitchie from Senscot Legal outlines the issues charities must think about when becoming a social enterprise, and vice versa

 
Carole Ewart, coordinator of Human Rights Consortium Scotland, believes it is our duty to protect UK human rights laws

 

 
Gillian Wilson explains why government will have to rethink its approach to international development regardless of the outcome of the referendum

 
Jane McCormick travelled to Papua New Guinea with actress Keeley Hawes and Unicef ahead of the Commonwealth Games