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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.

Guide to finding funding

In this section, we go through some of the key steps to think about if you’re looking to bring in income through grants or other fundraising methods.

Christie McAlpine

We know from speaking to our members that funding is one of the top priorities for voluntary organisations. Whether you're new to fundraising or just looking for new ideas, we hope this guide can help.

Christie McAlpine,
SCVO Information Officer

What else are SCVO doing?

Funding Scotland

Use the Funding Scotland website to search for funds for your organisation or project.

Policy & influencing

Find out what our Policy team is working on around Fair funding for the sector

SCVO Grantmaking

Visit our grantmaking website to see what funds we currently have open or to manage a grant that you already have from us.