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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.

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Finalists 2023

You only have ONE vote, so choose your favourite carefully!

Trustee of the Year
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Carmel Teusner - Disability Snowsport UK

Carmel Teusner, DSUK’s Vice-Chair has diligently undertaken all the hard work on governance, policy and people needed to steer us out of the pandemic and look to the future. She is an unsung hero. Rarely do we celebrate those who ensure that policy and process is up to date, fit...

David Leggat MBE - RSABI

David Leggat MBE was Chair of RSABI during 2021 and 2022 and is currently in his ninth and final year as an exceptionally dedicated Trustee. David’s energy and enthusiasm have shone through and his contribution to RSABI and the work the charity does to support people in the...

John Strange - Glasgow East Alcohol Awareness Project

John Strange is a 44-year-old successful businessman from Glasgow. He is a dedicated family man and loves nothing more than spending time with his wife and twin daughters. John is not only the Chairman of GEAAP, but also sits on the board of two other local charities. Through his...

Vongayi Mufara - Amma Birth Companions

We have nominated Amma's Vice-Chair, Vongayi Mufara, as Trustee of the Year. Vongayi originally came to Amma Birth Companions in 2020 as a client. We supported her through a difficult pregnancy that sadly resulted in the loss of one of her newborn twin sons. In 2021, she joined...

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