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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.

Transparent funding

Funding Transparency is essential for understanding funding flows to the voluntary sector and supporting voluntary organisations and others to assess the impact of spending decisions on both the sector and the people and communities our sector works with

As financial pressures intensify, understanding Scottish Government spending decisions is increasingly important.

We are calling for improvements to funding data to support voluntary organisations and others to understand Scottish Government spending.

Transparent funding data is also essential to monitor progress towards Fair Funding.

Latest briefings & policy papers

The latest transparent funding briefings and policy papers from the policy team. Read more

Contact us

If you have any questions on transparent funding, want to discuss our calls in more detail, or believe you have evidence, resources, or experiences that could support our work, please contact Sheghley Ogilvie, Policy & Public Affairs Officer.

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Collaborate with us and our members to develop and promote voluntary sector policy perspectives for Scotland