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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.

Wednesday 15 June  |  Crowne Plaza, Glasgow  |  #ScotCharityAwards

Finalists 2022

Members of the public had their say by voting for their favourite overall entry in the People's Choice Award, voting closed at 5pm on Friday 20 May.

Pioneering Project

COVID-19 Pop-up Vaccine Centre - Camphill School Aberdeen

Our POP-UP COVID-19 vaccination centre was the first of its kind in Scotland for young people with learning disabilities; delivering vaccines to 98% of all those eligible - ahead of the national average. In partnership with the NHS, we transformed our gym into a “pop-up...

Earn Your Stripes – building skills to champion wildlife - Scottish Badgers

‘Earn Your Stripes – building skills to champion wildlife’ is a unique skills development project supporting the next generation of wildlife champions. Charities Scottish Badgers and Scottish Wildlife Trust joined forces to provide a structured 4-6 week training programme for 1...

Inside Out - Staf/CYCJ: Youth Justice Voices and Barnardo's Scotland: Outside In HMP&YOI Polmont

Inside Out is a youth-led steering group for care-experienced boys and young men in HMPYOI Polmont and is part of Staf and CYCJ’s Youth Justice Voices project. Through pro-social and creative participation activities the boys “speak out" to improve the care and justice systems...

Langholm Initiative – Creating the Tarras Valley Nature Reserve

The community of Langholm made the headlines in 2021 with its historic land buy out from Buccleuch Estates. A huge fundraising campaign spearheaded by a small community in Dumfries and Galloway raised £3.8m in just 6 months to bring 5,200 acres of land into community ownership...

The Access Hub - Simon Community Scotland

The Access Hub is a uniquely formed space that has reshaped services and their impact for people at risk of or experiencing homelessness in Glasgow. Psychologically informed the design creates a safe, engaging and welcoming venue for people to connect with over 40 different...

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