November 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has highlighted the importance of a strong charity sector in Scotland, and good governance has been crucial in steering charities through these challenging times. The legal environment within which Scotland’s 25,000 charities operate is critical to this, which is why the Scottish Government’s Programme for Government for 20-21 included a commitment to re‑start its engagement on changes to charity law.

While we haven't quite closed the door on 2020 yet, one thing we know for sure is that this year will go down in history.


The entire world has changed and each of us have all played a part. As part of ACOSVO's small slice we endeavoured to be there for all of our voluntary sector leaders to ensure they could lead their organisations through this year and beyond, here we take a look back at just some of our year: