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Funding Scotland

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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SCVO Trustee Network

With that in mind, we've created a Trustee Network to provide support and guidance for members of boards,Goodmoves search Volunteer Scotland search Need to recruit trustees?,Network search.,promote trustee vacancies through their internal staff intranet and other networks.,Black Professionals Scotland supports organisations in meeting their inclusion and diversity ambitions

Recruitment & induction

Recruiting trustees is a vital part of what you do.,Network search.,promote trustee vacancies through their internal staff intranet and other networks.,Black Professionals Scotland supports organisations in meeting their inclusion and diversity ambitions,They should: Know about the organisation and its aims, and understand the challenges it faces and the support

Support & learning

own pace, and at a time that suits you with these free modules Templates, model policies & checklists Search,SCVO's archive of useful templates, model policies & checklists SCVO Trustee Network With over 250,000,trustees across the country who help manage, shape and guide voluntary sector organisations, we think,management and reporting platform known as Milo that is used by Scotland’s Third Sector Interfaces (TSIs) Networks,Make the most of professional connections and peer support SCOPE e-learning platform Skills recognition

Trustees' Week 2021

Trustees' Week (1-5 November 2021) is an annual event to showcase the great work trustees do, celebrate,Use our Good Governance tool now Events With the support of CCLA Investment Management SCVO is hosting,Getting on Board, Malcolm John from Action for Trustee Racial Diversity, and Manish Joshi, SCVO trustee,SCVO Trustee Network Trustee looking for further networking opportunities?,We’ve created a Trustee Network in partnership with abrdn to provide support and guidance for members

Funding for village halls

An overreliance on any one income source should be avoided and Trustees/Committees need to identify the,You can search using keywords or filter by area, type of funding, etc.,Some also run funding events which are a great place to network with other groups and speak directly,Similar organisations: Look at similar organisations and see who has supported them.,When searching for funding, these costs are often referred to as capital funding.

You're a charity! What next?

At SCVO, we’re here to support you, promote the contribution your organisation makes and work towards,funding database, giving you high quality information on available funds and making it easy for you search,access premium content and functionality: Funding Scotland Good governance Your management board, your trustees,tool, giving you bespoke guidance on what your board needs to doTemplates, model policies and moreOur Trustee,Network, for the latest news and networking Employing staff and creating a healthy workplace culture

SCVO Annual Review 2020-21

Funding Info on SCVO managed funds, external grants and our funding search engine Over the past 12 months,million Communities and Third Sector Recovery Programmerelaunched Funding Scotland with an improved search,members and the wider sector the chance to come together to learn new skills, hear from experts and network,We also delivered five events in Trustees Week and launching a new Trustees Network sponsored by Aberdeen,include: Intermediaries NetworkPolicy Officers NetworkThird Sector ForumComms NetworkTrustees Network

About SCVO

Our mission is to champion the role of voluntary organisations in building a flourishing society and support,Along with our community of members and supporters, we believe that a thriving voluntary sector should,releases Impact Report 2022/23 Strategy 2023-28 Accounts Constitution Our community Membership Our members Networks

SCVO Impact Report 2022/23

is succeeding, and where it needs to do better. 10 good governance webinars 800+ subscribers to our trustee,The Gathering was a chance for people to network and connect, showcase work, to learn from each other,, welcoming members to a series of networking eventsWe’ve promoted SCVO’s work and the work of the sector,up-to-date information on funding opportunities, helping more than 164,000 people with their funding searches,access to remote learning for children completing schoolwork online improved ease for those needing to search

Influential entrepreneur becomes vice chair of neurodiversity charity

She has been a trustee of the Edinburgh-based charity for the past three years