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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.

Trustee of the year | Sponsored by Rathbones

Abbie Wilson - Young Scot

Abbie Wilson is Vice-Chair of Young Scot. During her time as a young volunteer with us, Abbie supported us by taking part in our Youth Commission on Smoking Prevention, by volunteering for the Commonwealth Games Youth Legacy Ambassadors programme, and volunteering for Year of...

Ian Monteague - FARE Scotland

Ian Monteague has been involved with FARE for 32 years and is now the current chairperson. Ian is passionate about reducing poverty in all its forms. He has assisted the organisation to grow from a community meeting in 1989 to employing 74 staff. FARE provide services throughout...

Kate Clark - Kairos Women+

Kairos Women+ is a community-led women's organisation based in Paisley, Renfrewshire. We believe in the power of collaborative decision-making and bringing women and non-binary people together to make change in their community! Kate Clark has been part of our community since 201...

Nina Murray - Engender

In the wake of the sudden death of Engender's Executive Director, Emma Ritch, Nina has provided unswerving and compassionate support to the Board and staff despite her own loss. Nina agreed to extend her time in office as Convenor to provide continuity as the organisation and...

Raza Sadiq - Active Life Club

Raza Sadiq has worked tirelessly for over 23 years in the voluntary sector, committed to promoting diversity and inclusion within the community, using sport as the mechanism to create social cohesion. The Youth Empowerment slogan has amplified young people into men/women...

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