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October 2019

Joining a charity board: find out more about becoming a trustee

October 25 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
EC4Y 8EH
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Joining a charity board: find out more about becoming a trustee Tickets, Fri 25 Oct 2019 at 15:00 This workshop will cover the role of charity trustees, common misconceptions and how to find and apply for a position on a charity board. Did you know? * There are 100,000 vacancies for charity trustees in the UK * Trusteeship is open to all ages, backgrounds and skill sets * Trustees can be any level of seniority in their day job *…

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November 2019

A Recipe for Success: Trustees’ Week Conference

November 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
EH16 5AY
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Wouldn't it be great if good governance was as easy to follow as some step-by-step instructions? Well, unfortunately no such instructions exist; but at this conference, we're hoping to give you the next best thing! Instead of the recipe for successful governance, we can give you a recipe, along with the space to reflect with governance experts and other trustees about what success might look like for your organisation; and how you can achieve it. This event is sold out.

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NCVO/Bates Wells Trustee Conference 2019

November 4 @ 9:30 am - 4:45 pm
The Brewery,
52 Chiswell Street
London, EC1Y 4SD
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Having responsibility for the governance of a charity is an important role. Trustees must ensure their organisation complies with the latest regulatory standards and follows best practice. Join us as we explore what good governance looks like for modern charities, using the key principles of the Charity Governance Code. We will give you practical tips and guidance to help you develop in your role as a trustee and support your organisation's governance to go from strength to strength.Book your place…

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Voluntary Action Leicestershire (VAL) – Trustee Clinic

November 4 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
LE1 5SN
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Are you passionate about making a difference and want to support  Leicester City and LeicesterShire Voluntary Community and Social Enterprise ( VCSE) organisations  who are looking for new trustees to share their enthusiasm to help set their strategic direction and future vision. Or are you a Voluntary and Community Sector organisation looking to engage new trustees to enhance the direction of your group VAL can help you to advertise and promote your roles to find the right people and support…

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WCVA Event – Trustees Week 2019: Your Role in maintaining Public Trust and Reputation

November 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

As part of Trustees Week 2019 WCVA is pleased to invite you to an event held in partnership with Hugh James. This event will be particularly relevant for the people who lead charities in Wales, including Chairs, trustees and Chief Officers. Charity Commission research shows that public trust in charities has declined in recent years. Several high-profile scandals in household name charities have damaged the reputation of the sector as whole. In response, the Charity Commission has stated that charities…

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South Wales Third Sector Law and Governance Conference

November 6 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
CF35 5AW
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The regional CVCS in conjunction with the Link Up Project are delighted to work with Bevan Buckland LLP and JCP Solicitors to bring you the fourth annual South Wales Third Sector Law & Governance Conference at the Heronston Hotel, Bridgend, CF35 5AW. Free parking is available on site. This Trustees Week, join us for our free event that takes place against a backdrop of challenging political and economic times. Aimed at Trustees, Chief Officers, paid and unpaid workers within the voluntary sector, this…

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Voluntary Action Leicestershire – Essential Trustee – Reducing The Risk

November 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This session would be of help to both new trustees as an induction into the role or for more established trustees looking to assess their own practice against national standards. Learning outcomes will be as follows: The key responsibilities for trustees How to assess the performance of your trustee board What resources exist to support you in your role For more information CLICK HERE.

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Leicester Business Festival – Harness Your Inner Alan Sugar & Discover the Hidden Riches of Being a Business Trustee

November 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
LE1 5SN
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Becoming a trustee is a great way to give back to the community, impart expertise and broaden your CV. Join Voluntary Action LeicesterShire, for this information and networking event for people working in the business world who want to find out more about becoming a trustee in the local area. You will come away with a better understanding of how you can give back to your local community and what the local voluntary sector looks like. You will also gain…

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Dorset Community Action – Trustee Club Breakfast Meeting

November 7 @ 8:00 am - 9:45 am
BH21 1EB
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Need to recruit Trustees? If the answer is yes, then come along to the next Trustee Club meeting on 7th November 2019 and hear from two local organisations about how they found new trustees and the support available in Dorset for organisations looking for trustees. The Trustee Club supported by Ward Goodman, aims to support Chrity Trustees, Social Enterprise Directors and Management Committee Members to provide good governance and effective leadership which is fundamental to the success of their organisations.…

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Voluntary Action Leicestershire – Trustees’ Week Network and Learn Event

November 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
LE1 5SN
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The trustee week network and learn event gives the opportunity for trustees of local voluntary community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations to come together and discuss relevant topics. The charity governance code is endorsed by the charity commission. It represents a standard of good governance practice to which all charities should aspire. The code has seven principles, one being Board Effectiveness. This interactive session will help you to discuss with other local trustees on how your board works as an…

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WCVA Webinar: Top Tips to Improve your governance

November 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Good governance is essential for charities, but it can be difficult to stay on top of all your responsibilities as a trustee. This free webinar will provide some top tips for maintaining high standards of governance in your charity and tell you about tools and resources that can support you in your role. To book your free place on the above events please e-mail eventsadmin@wcva.org.uk    

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Governance Now

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
NW1 2BJ
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A Core Leadership & Cultural Governance Alliance event. Governance Now is the flagship national conference for cultural sector trustees and professionals and be part of a positive culture change, becoming more aware, connected and empowered to address the challenge of achieving good governance. Returning after sell-out success in 2018, this year’s conference will bring together a wide range of expert speakers to share insights and best practice to help you get ahead in the art of achieving good governance. Session…

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A workshop about becoming a trustee for senior charity leaders

November 11 @ 1:30 am - 5:30 pm
EC2A 3EA
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Are you looking for ways to develop new skills on your leadership journey? Would you like to develop your knowledge and understanding of other causes and types of charity? Do you wonder how you can gain broad leadership experience across a range of functional areas including strategy, fundraising, finance, HR, PR, impact management and governance? Joining a charity board as a voluntary trustee is a way of gaining valuable leadership experience and of enhancing your knowledge of the charity sector,…

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