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Supporting Scotland's vibrant voluntary sector

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

Alex Thomson

Events/Training Manager

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Events and Training Manager at SCVO. Responsible for The Gathering, Scottish charity awards and other SCVO events and training courses.

Latest posts by Alex Thomson

Update 25th May 2022: the full Gathering programme is now available and bookings are open It's hard to believe that just a year ago thousands of us came together at the SEC in Glasgow for The Gathering. We didn’t have any physical distancing in place, we didn’t wear masks, use... Read more

Coming up with all the right ingredients for a hit event at the Gathering can feel challenging - but don't worry as help is at hand. A whopping 65 events take place across two days at the Gathering attracting thousands of people with different interests and roles. But why should... Read more

Which charities will you choose for the greatest awards ceremony of the year? Read more

Events manager Alex Thomson is bowled over by the public response and picks out some of his favourite tweets Read more

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