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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
 
Injustice campaigner Brian McKenzie explains why he feels just as strongly about protesting today as he did at any other time

 
Ian Welsh is chief executive, Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE)

 
Alastair Davis is chief executive of Social Investment Scotland

 
Terri Smith MSYP, vice chair of the Scottish Youth Parliament, says the referendum is hugely significant for young people

 
Jane Bruce predicts a future in which big business delivers social good

 
Ian McWhirter explains why the ice-bucket challenge is so important to MND Scotland

 
Jim Sweeney warns that missing out on the opportunity to change society after 18 September will hamper our children's future

 
Susan Smith argues the latest attack on civil society groups that criticise government has gone too far and other politicians must speak out

 
Charlotte Bray wonders whether there's a link between a creative use of your spare time and working for a charity

 
Martin Sime volunteered at a foodbank for a day and discovered why they are an essential part of Scotland's third sector