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

Sheghley Ogilvie examines the impact of furlough on the voluntary sector, and is looking for organisations to share their experiences of the scheme

Richard Rutnagur talks about the crucial role trusts and foundations can play in closing the gap on mental health inequalities

Ishbel Smith examines communications for the hybrid meeting age

Jim McCormick on why the Robertson Trust is exploring the impact of the Christie Commission 10 years on


Melanie Hill pledges that the ScottishPower Foundation will continue to support organisations

Caroline McKenna explores the relationship between businesses and the voluntary sector during the pandemic and beyond

Paul Reddish reflects on Volunteers' Week and examines what must happen now

Martin Gavin tells of first year progress achieved by a unique coalition of organisations tackling homelessness