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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
 
Terri Smith MSYP says 16 and 17-year-olds voting in the 2016 Scottish Parliament elections is the least they deserve

 
Sandra Hogg provides some hints and tips on attracting money to your cause

 
Jill Wood argues that a gender equal Cabinet is a great move towards equality but Scotland still has a long way to go

 
​Dave Moxham says the Church of Scotland's decision to deunionise should not undermine strong relations between the third sector and trade unions

 
Simon Atkins previews next month’s Peer Dead Brilliant event where young people will gather and share peer education activities

 
Liz Green discusses new guidance to help community and learning development organisations make good and safe use of digital technology

 
Susan Smith considers whether dramatic increases in public giving will be able to plug the hole left by public funding cuts to charities

 
Louise Macdonald was named last week at one of the top 30 UK Social CEOs. Here she shares some of her learning about the social media life of a chief executive…

 

 
Susan Smith has given up alcohol for a year; in honour of Alcohol Awareness Week, she reflects on six months sober