The Voluntary Action Fund is not the only funder working to build capacity in the voluntary sector. You will find listed below some links to other websites which may be useful to check out when you are seeking funding or support.
Big Lottery Fund
The Robertson Trust
Lloyds TSB foundation for Scotland
The LankellyChase Foundation
Esme Fairbairn Foundation
Allen Lane Foundation
Awards For All
Barrow Cadbury Trust & Barrow Cadbury Fund
BBC Children in Need
Coalfields Regeneration Trust
Fundraising Standards Board
Garfield Weston Foundation
Gatsby Charitable Foundation
Help The Aged
Henry Smith Charity
The Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Scottish Community Foundation
Andrews Charitable Trust
Association Of Charitable Foundations
The RS Macdonald Charitable Trust
The Cattanach Charitable Trust
The Gannochy Trust
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
Carnegie Dunfermline and Hero Fund Trusts
The Joseph Rank Trust
Faiths in Scotland Community Action Fund
The MacRobert Trust
The Scottish Power Energy People Trust Fund
Wood Family Trust
Miss Agnes H. Hunter's Trust
John Watson's Trust
Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations
The national body representing the voluntary sector.
Scotland Funders' Forum
A gathering of funders in Scotland, including statutory bodies and independent grant making trusts, who are committed to best practice in funding the voluntary and community sector and to maximising the impact of funding for the benefit of Scotland.
Volunteer Development Scotland
National centre for membership, resources and services for volunteering organisations.
Investing in Volunteers
New quality standard for all organisations that involve volunteers in their work.
National Council for Voluntary organisations
The Scottish Social Enterprise Network (Senscot)
Social Firms Scotland
Skills Development Scotland
Development Trusts Association Scotland (DTA Scotland)
The Scottish Government Third Sector Division
The principal contact for the voluntary and community sectors within the Scottish Government.
The Scottish Government Equality Unit
The principal contact for Equality and Diversity within the Scottish Government.
The Scottish Government Community Safety Unit
The principal contact for Community Safety within the Scottish Government.
The Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR)
The independent regulator and registrar for Scottish charities.
Equality And Human Rights Commision
Scottish Human Rights Commision
Centre for Charitable Giving and Philanthropy
Voluntary Action Scotland
Befriending Network Scotland
Scottish Mentoring Network
Central Registered Body in Scotland
The national clearing house for disclosures for volunteers and voluntary sector workers.
Evaluation Support Scotland
Scotland's top evaluation support team, providing easy to understand information and advice.
Charities Evaluation Service
Has good information and advice on quality and evaluation systems. We recommend the free downloads.
The Social Enterprise Academy
Third Sector Forums
Scottish Urban Regeneration Forum (SURF)
Assist Social Capital
Scottish Community Alliance (formerly Local People Leading)