Scottish Volunteering Forum letter to Cabinet Secretary on the Scottish Government’s budget for 2022/23

Scottish Volunteering Forum letter to Cabinet Secretary on the Scottish Government’s budget for 2022/23

The Scottish Volunteering Forum is profoundly disappointed in the recent Scottish Government budget for 2022/23 and the impact this will have on supporting volunteering in Scotland. The forum fully supports SCVO’s recent letter that was sent in December 2021 highlighting the cuts to the Third Sector budget.

Scottish Volunteering Forum Publications

The Scottish Volunteering Forum has produced several documents in recent years to promote volunteering in Scotland. Invest for Success was produced in November 2018 by the Funding Sub-Group of the Forum. It provides guidance to volunteer involving organisations, funders and fundraisers on resourcing volunteer involvement. So What? was produced in November 2018 by the Impact … More

Updated June 2021: Open Letter to VIOs in response to Covid-19

In response to the Covid-19 Pandemic, we have endorsed the letter below along with a range of partner organisations. This letter was updated in June 2021 to reflect the vital role of volunteering in our recovery from Covid-19. It encourages organisations not to cut volunteering resource and staff. Please feel free to download this letter … More