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November 2016
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Fear, risk and disruptive thinking

November 8, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 pm
The Royal Academy of Arts,
Piccadilly
London, W1J 0BD United Kingdom
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Why board diversity is the best hope for the future of governance in the beyond profit sector. This breakfast event, hosted by Prospectus, is aimed at Trustees, CEO’s and senior diversity practitioners. Speakers include Jehangir Malik, Muslim Aid; Kathryn Nawrockyi, Business in the Community and Peter Alleyne, Home Office

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Good Governance: Effective Trustee Boards Cardiff

November 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cardiff University Students’ Union,,
Park Place,
Cardiff, CF10 3QN
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Half day workshop – 10am – 1.00pm, 8 November, Cardiff   Is passion enough? An active, involved and well-trained trustee board is essential for the success of any small charity. This course will look at how to key legal duties and responsibilities of trustees and how these translate in practice to ensure a high performing Board. This course will be of benefit to CEOs, Chairs and Trustees who want to find out how they can ensure they deliver good governance and…

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Free

Charity Trustee Conference – Understanding charity finance

November 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
NICVA (Northern Ireland for Voluntary Action),
61 Duncairn Gardens
Belfast , Northern Ireland BT15 2GB United Kingdom
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Northern Ireland for Voluntary Action (NICVA) is holding a conference dedicated to charity trustees to promote good financial governance by raising awareness of the legalities and best practice of managing, reporting and raising charity finance. With the changing rules in charity reporting and some high profile examples in the media of weaknesses in financial governance in some charities it is vital that charity trustees know their legal duties and understand how their charity’s finances are raised and managed. New rules for…

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Free

Governing your organisation training

November 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
C3SC,,
Third Floor, Baltic House, Mount Stuart Square,
Cardiff , CF10 5FH United Kingdom
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Explore the concept and principles of governance Understand the purpose and uses of your 'governing instrument' (your constitution or rules) Consider the trustees’ relationship with paid staff, including the Chief Officer Explore the importance of Nolan principles and Trustee codes of conduct Understand the role of AGMs and other membership meetings Have an overview of good practice in trustee recruitment

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Free

Trustees Training – Social Value in Knowsley and Impact Measurement

November 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Knowsley Community and Voluntary Service (KCVS),
Fusion 21 Link Road, Huyton Business Park
Huyton , L36 6AP United Kingdom
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Knowsley Community and Voluntary Service (KCVS) Measuring your social value and the impact your work has on service users and the wider community is important.  Not only to help you report back to your existing and future stakeholders, funders and commissioners; it also helps you as a trustee understand the worth of your work, helps ensure that the organisation is staying on mission, it’s important in recruiting and retaining staff and volunteers and helps you and your fellow trustees plan…

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Trustee drop in session – Caerphilly

November 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fleur-de-lys Institute,,
High Street, Fleur-de-lys,
Pengam, NP12 3UD United Kingdom
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GAVO are holding a number of 2 hour sessions at venues across Gwent. Are you a trustee or a member of a management Committee? If so, these sessions will give you a chance to meet the GAVO Team and to know more about the services that GAVO provide. Join us for a coffee and chat Organisation & Community Group Support – Health & Wellbeing – Training – Volunteering - Children and Families - Safeguarding - Projects

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Free

Charity Finance: what trustees need to know … how managers should present

November 8, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
HBJ Gateley,,
Exchange Tower, 19 Canning Street,
Edinburgh, , EH3 8EH United Kingdom
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Hosted by SCFG in support of Trustees Week, this join seminar is for Charity Finance Professionals and Trustees.  Two concurrent sessions  - one aimed at trustees and providing an overview of finance for charity trustees including how to understand financial reports and make sense of the data provided; the other to share key information and hot tips to charity finance professionals on how to present financial reports to trustees , that are both relevant and meaningful.  The session will come…

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Essential Guide to Good Governance Workshop Series Liverpool

November 8, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Quaker Meeting House,,
22 School Lane,
Liverpool, , L1 3BT United Kingdom
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  Essential Guide to Good Governance Workshop Series To celebrate Trustees' Week 2016 Small Charities Coalition are running a series of governance workshops. The aim of the workshops is to understand the importance of good governance and particularly the role of the leadership team in delivering  an organisation's stated purpose. The workshops will be delivered as two evening sessions on November 8th and 9th. They are structured on the expectation that participants will attend both sessions. The first workshop will include input…

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Effective Governance for Small Charities Workshop Series Leeds

November 8, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
hlw Keeble Hawson,
hlw Keeble Hawson, Capitol House, Russell St,
Leeds, LS1 5SP United Kingdom
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Effective Governance Workshop Series To celebrate Trustees' Week 2016 Small Charities Coalition are running a series of governance workshops. The aim of the workshops is to understand the importance of good governance, how to comply with legislation and regulation and how to maintain an effective board. The workshops will be delivered as two evening sessions on November 8th and 10th. They are structured on the expectation that participants will attend both sessions. The first workshop will cover: What is effective trusteeship? Exploring…

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Trustee Matching and Networking Event

November 8, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
I Am,
WC2N 4AG
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Join us for this relaxed and informal event if your charity is looking for trustees or you’re interested in becoming a trustee yourself.  You’ll be able to talk to charities that are recruiting and find out the skills required and what it’s really all about!

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Free

Burton Sweet Trustees’ Week Presentation and Reception

November 8, 2016 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
The Chapter House, Bristol Cathedral,
The Chapter House, Bristol Cathedral (entrance via Anchor Road/College Square, Bristol BS1 5TS)
Bristol, BS1 5TS United Kingdom
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Everyone is welcome to join us at this free event celebrating trustees and the charities they serve. Tuesday 8 November 2016 6.15pm - 7.30pm The Chapter House, Bristol Cathedral (entrance via Anchor Road/College Square, Bristol, BS1 5TS)   Guest speaker Helen Wilde, High Sheriff of Bristol   Everyone is warmly invited - to book a free place contact karen.chelton@burton-sweet.co.uk or call 0117 9142057  

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Free

Charity Seminar featuring Sally Magnusson

November 8, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deep Sea World,
North Queensferry, United Kingdom
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Charity Seminar – Experience, Insight & Advice Navigating Uncharted Waters: featuring guest speaker, Sally Magnusson Tuesday 8 November 6.30pm to 8pm Deep Sea World, North Queensferry Thomson Cooper are delighted to announce that Sally Magnusson, founder and Chair of Playlist for Life, is the guest speaker at their Charity Seminar being held on Tuesday 8 November at Deep Sea World in North Queensferry, part of Trustees’ Week 2016. Sally will speak about what led her to create Playlist for Life,…

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Free

What should every trustee know? & Q&A with Sarah Atkinson, Charity Commission

November 8, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Online,
London, United Kingdom
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Our Director of Policy & Communications at the England & Wales Charity Commission, Sarah Atkinson, will be hosting this online webinar on what every trustee should know. Do you know your six key duties as a trustee? What must you know about good governance? How should you approach financial resilience? You will be able to ask questions online or tweet us, @chtycommission, with your questions about trusteeship. About Sarah Atkinson Sarah has worked for the Charity Commission for more than…

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Community Works: Governance surgery, annual general meeting and sector star awards ceremony

November 8, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Komedia,
44-47 Gardner St,
Brighton , BN1 1UN United Kingdom
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The evening (7.00-9.00pm) will include brief formalities such as a review of the year, an opportunity for members to elect trustees to our board and approve our annual accounts. It will also include our awards ceremony where the winners of our sector star awards will be announced and presented with their awards. The evening will be co-hosted by our trustees and a celebrity comedian! It will be an excellent opportunity to meet our members, to grab a bite to eat…

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Becoming a Trustee

November 8, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
SAVS Centre,,
29-31 Alexandra Street, Southend on Sea, Essex, SS1 1BW United Kingdom
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Interested in using your skills and experience to strengthen your local community?... Then consider becoming a local charity or voluntary group Trustee. Trustees are invaluable in ensuring charities meet their aims by giving their time, skills and expertise to hundreds of charities and voluntary groups across Southend each year. Join us for an informal evening to find out more about this vital voluntary role to support a local charity in your community. There is no commitment by coming along and…

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£85.00

SU Trustee Development Conference – Scotland

November 9, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday November 9th 2016 The impact of students’ union trustee boards For the first time, NUS Trustee Conference will be open to all students’ union trustees – lay, officer or student. There will be a panel led debate on the difference that SU boards can make to society as a whole, leading into expert-led workshops on topics relevant to both the theme and the regular requests for support NUS get from our members. There will be time to learn from…

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Free

Trustee Workshop: Payroll

November 9, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
C3SC,,
Third Floor, Baltic House, Mount Stuart Square,
Cardiff , CF10 5FH United Kingdom
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An introductory workshop for Trustees that wish to develop their group or organisation to take on payroll, the workshop will cover key considerations and options available for managing payroll. This event is not part of C3SC training programme and is Free to attend.

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Challenges for Chairs

November 9, 2016 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Blake Morgan LLP,
One Central Square
Cardiff, CF10 1FS United Kingdom
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A seminar looking at the challenges facing Chairs of trustee boards in Wales, followed by a networking lunch. As part of Trustees’ Week 2016 we are pleased to invite you to an event held by WCVA in partnership with Association of Chairs and Blake Morgan LLP. The event is aimed specifically at Chairs and Vice-Chairs of trustee boards in Wales and will look at some of the key issues which are of particular concern to them including sustainable funding, recruitment…

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Trustee Leadership Programme: Manchester

November 9, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Manchester Art Gallery,
Mosley Street
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Introducing the consolidated Close Brothers' Trustee Leadership Programme in Manchester in Autumn 2016. Sign up today to develop your leadership skills and strengthen UK charities. Created and delivered by social enterprise Cause4 in partnership with the Clothworkers’ Company, this acclaimed Trustee course will give professionals the skills and confidence that they need to join a charity as a board member. An enriching career development opportunity offered over the course of one day, the programme will cover the key regulatory issues alongside providing…

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Free

North East Wales Trustees Network Event

November 9, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Alyn Waters,,
Gwersyllt,
Wrexham , LL11 4AG United Kingdom
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North East Wales Trustees Network Event – information and Celebration of Trustees of Third Sector and Charitable Organisations.  Lunch and afternoon tea is provided. Please contact sharon.stocker@avow.org 01978 312556 to reserve a place.

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Free

Fit and Full of Fettle – A Trustees Good Practice Guide to Keeping Charities Safe from Crisis

November 9, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Belmont Community Centre,,
Gilesgate Moor,
Durham , DH1 2LL United Kingdom
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In this workshop we will share some of the common crises faced by charities and provide trustees with pointers and resources to help them keep their charities safe and healthy. The workshop will focus on: Crisis 1- Trustee conflicts Crisis 2- Trustee and staff conflicts Crisis 3 - Poor management - and where it can lead Trustees will be provided with tips for effectively managing their charities and personnel and for the policies, processes and systems necessary for ensuring crises…

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Gearing up for a new code of governance (Webinar)

November 9, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Online,
London, United Kingdom
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Our expert panel* will discuss how charities can get the most out of the 3rd edition of the Good Governance Code. We will explore: - why a new Code is needed - how charities of any size can get to grips with the Code - how the principles of good governance apply to your organisation - what effective board leadership looks like Whether you’re a trustee, chief executive or company secretary, join us on Wednesday 9 November at 4pm. *Campbell…

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Free

Responsibilities of Trustees

November 9, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Doddington Hall,
Lincoln LN6 4RU United Kingdom
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Who should join us? Chief Executives, Trustees and Senior Managers operating in the Charity and Not for Profit sector. Why should you attend? Charities operate within a highly legislated environment and need to ensure they are operating within strict guidelines, delivering a much needed support service whilst juggling valuable funds. By attending this seminar you will come away with a greater knowledge of the unique challenges facing all businesses in this sector, and some practical solutions to ensure the continued…

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Free

Trustee drop in session – Monmouthshire

November 9, 2016 @ 10:00 pm
Bridges Community Centre,,
Drybridge Park,
Monmouth , NP25 5AS United Kingdom
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GAVO are holding a number of 2 hour sessions at venues across Gwent. Are you a trustee or a member of a management Committee? If so, these sessions will give you a chance to meet the GAVO Team and to know more about the services that GAVO provide. Join us for a coffee and chat Organisation & Community Group Support – Health & Wellbeing – Training – Volunteering - Children and Families - Safeguarding - Projects

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£200

Charity Technical Conference 2016

November 10, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Midland Hotel,
Peter Street
Manchester, M60 2DS United Kingdom
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A full-day conference incorporating key technical updates and sector insights from industry experts. Hear how changes over the last 12 months will impact the sector going forward. Get up-to-date knowledge of key developments in the sector and network with fellow specialists.

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£85.00

SU Trustee Development Conference – London and the South

November 10, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
LSE Students’ Union,
London, United Kingdom
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Thursday 10th November 2016 The impact of students’ union trustee boards For the first time, NUS Trustee Conference will be open to all students’ union trustees – lay, officer or student. There will be a panel led debate on the difference that SU boards can make to society as a whole, leading into expert-led workshops on topics relevant to both the theme and the regular requests for support NUS get from our members. There will be time to learn from…

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Free

CARDIFF and VALE OF GLAMORGAN TRUSTEE NETWORK Good Governance in the light of the collapse of Kids Company

November 10, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In summer 2015 the Kids Company a high profile, flamboyant and unique children’s charity collapsed. It is the largest and highest profile charity to go bust in recent times. So what happened? What can we learn from the findings that have been released to date?  If your organisation were to come under similar scrutiny would you feel confident of your own governance? Geldards solicitors will be giving a key note presentation entitled “Good Governance in the light of the collapse…

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Trustees Training – Roles, Responsibilities & Managing Change

November 10, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Knowsley Community and Voluntary Service (KCVS),
Fusion 21 Link Road, Huyton Business Park
Huyton , L36 6AP United Kingdom
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by Knowsley Community and Voluntary Service (KCVS) Whether you are a new trustee, have been a trustee for a while or just considering taking on a role, whether you sit on a formal board or more informal management committee (it doesn’t have to be a registered charity or formal organisation) this workshop will provide you with tools to help you be more effective in achieving your organisation’s aims and objectives for the good of your community. You will learn about…

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Free

Trustees’ Coffee Morning

November 10, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tullibody Civic Centre,,
Abercromby Place,
Tullibody, , FK10 2RU United Kingdom
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A coffee morning for all local trustees throughout Clackmannanshire to celebrate and recognise the hard work they do.

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Free

Webinar – How can Cloud-Based CRM’s help Trustees and Charities to deliver results?

November 10, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Online,
London, United Kingdom
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At Economic Change we run a series of Economic Exchange events to share know-how and expertise in the sector. During Trustee's Week we are hosting an online webinar about how can Cloud CRM’s help Trustees and Charities to deliver results? Within this webinar we will unpack five areas that a Cloud-based CRM and integrated digital tools can help a charity to improve: -         Governance & Strategy -         Service Delivery -         Fundraising -         Cyber security -         Resourcing

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Free

Trustee drop in sessions – Newport workshops

November 10, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Christchurch Centre,,
Malpas Road,
Newport , NP20 5PP United Kingdom
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GAVO are holding a number of 2 hour sessions at venues across Gwent. Are you a trustee or a member of a management Committee? If so, these sessions will give you a chance to meet the GAVO Team and to know more about the services that GAVO provide. Join us for a coffee and chat Organisation & Community Group Support – Health & Wellbeing – Training – Volunteering - Children and Families - Safeguarding - Projects (Afternoon of GAVO AGM)

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Trustee Week: Good Governance-Effective Trustees

November 10, 2016 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
The FSI,
The Grayston Centre, 28 Charles Square,
LONDON, N1 6HT
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The FSI are running an afternoon workshop 1.30-4.30pm 10th November. Is passion enough? An active, involved and well-trained trustee board is essential for the success of any small charity. This course will look at how to key legal duties and responsibilities of trustees and how these translate in practice to ensure a high performing Board. Target Audience This course will be of benefit to CEOs, Chairs and Trustees who want to find out how they can ensure they deliver good…

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Free

Annual meeting of Shropshire RCC

November 10, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Upton Magna Village Hall,
SY4 4TZ United Kingdom
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Annual meeting of Shropshire RCC with Debra Alcock Taylor as guest speaker

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Interested in using your skills to benefit the community? Find out about becoming a charity trustee

November 10, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Town Hall,,
Hebden Bridge HX7 7BY United Kingdom
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Trustees of the Hebden Bridge Community Association (HBCA) are inviting people for a cuppa and a piece of cake in The Town Hall cafe to mark Trustees Week and find out more about becoming a charity trustee. Several trustees will be on hand for an informal chat about their experience of being involved with Hebden Bridge Community Association (HBCA), the charity that owns and manages The Town Hall on behalf of the whole community.

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Free

Richmond & CVS annual Trustee recruitment evening

November 10, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Richmond and Adult Community College (RACC),
Parkshot
Richmond, Select a State: TW9 2RE United Kingdom
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The evening starts with a free bite-size training session for organisations on top tips for supporting and developing your Trustees.   This is followed by the main Speed Networking event where organisations have the opportunity to talk to members of the public who may be interested in Trustee opportunities.   For further details and to book a stall for your organisation, please follow the link here.

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Trustee Week: Trustee Role in Risk Management

November 10, 2016 @ 5:30 pm
The FSI,
The Grayston Centre, 28 Charles Square,
LONDON, N1 6HT
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The FSI are running an evening workshop 5.30pm – 8.30pm 10th November. Charity trustees are responsible for ensuring that risks to the charity are regularly reviewed and that they focus their attention on taking actions to address the most serious risks to the charity. As a delegated role, senior staff (or those working directly to deliver services) should regularly review and assess the risks faced by their charity in all areas of its work and plan for the management of…

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Trustee Week: Trustee Role in Fundraising

November 10, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The FSI,
The Grayston Centre, 28 Charles Square,
LONDON, N1 6HT
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The FSI is running an evening workshop 5.30pm – 8.30pm 10th November. One of the key strategic responsibilities of the Trustee Board is to ensure that the charity has sufficient resources to pursue its aims and objectives. This responsibility requires Trustees to take an active interest in fund development. This workshop will cover the key areas that Trustees should be focusing on to discharge their responsibility. Target Audience Designed for CEOs and Trustees. Learning Outcomes This half day workshop will…

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Free

Trustee and Volunteers Conference – Stronger Charities through Good Leadership

November 10, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Chester le Street Parish Centre,,
Church Chare, Chester le Street
Co. Durham , DH3 3QB United Kingdom
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It's National Trustees Week from the 7th November and as part of this, Durham Community Action would like to invite you to our evening conference. The event will be bring together a range of speakers from the third sector, Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) and Durham Constabulary who will talk about trustees leadership, looking after people (HR) and preventing fraud. The aim of the event is to provide information on good practice in running a charity/social enterprise and be an opportunity to listen…

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Free

Thank you and recruitment event

November 11, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
OCAY,
52 Townend Street,
York. , YO31 7QG United Kingdom
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Coffee/Tea and cake to thank our existing Trustees and drop in for people interested in becoming a Trustee

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SU Trustee Development Conference – North and Midlands

November 11, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Union at MMU,
Manchester, M15 6AD United Kingdom
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Friday 11th November 2016 The impact of students’ union trustee boards For the first time, NUS Trustee Conference will be open to all students’ union trustees – lay, officer or student. There will be a panel led debate on the difference that SU boards can make to society as a whole, leading into expert-led workshops on topics relevant to both the theme and the regular requests for support NUS get from our members. There will be time to learn from…

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Free

How to Turn Your Ideas into Action

November 11, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Venue,,
Wear Road, Stanley,
Co. Durham, , DH9 6LU United Kingdom
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The session will allow trustees to develop an understanding of the ways in which people managing organisations can develop new ideas. The workshop will introduce methods for weighing up the 'pros' and 'cons' of new ideas and help trustees focus on how to implement new projects within their own organisations.

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Free

Drop in Trustee information – York

November 11, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
OCAY,
52 Townend Street,
York. , YO31 7QG United Kingdom
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Tea, cake and information for people interested in becoming a Trustee

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Free

Trustee drop in – Blaenau Gwent

November 11, 2016 @ 10:00 pm
Ebbw Vale Institute,,
Church Street, Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
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GAVO are holding a number of 2 hour sessions at venues across Gwent. Are you a trustee or a member of a management Committee? If so, these sessions will give you a chance to meet the GAVO Team and to know more about the services that GAVO provide. Join us for a coffee and chat Organisation & Community Group Support – Health & Wellbeing – Training – Volunteering - Children and Families - Safeguarding - Projects

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Free

Find out more about being a trustee – Middlesbrough

November 12, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Middlesbrough Central Library,,
Central Square, TS1 2AY United Kingdom
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To celebrate Trustees’ Week 2016, join Ageing Better Middlesbrough on Saturday 12 November, 1pm – 3pm at Middlesbrough Central Library for an event promoting the extensive range of opportunities available through trusteeship, and the wide variety of skills and experiences needed to make a difference in the local voluntary sector. Like the directors of a company, the trustees of a charity are responsible for the organisation’s strategy and for good governance. Boards generally meet for two to three hours once a month or less frequently.…

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£85

A Trustee’s Role in Fundraising

November 15, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
DSC,
356 Holloway Rd
London, Select a State: N7 6PA United Kingdom
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In light of the recent fundraising review, it has never been more essential that a charity’s board understands their role when it comes to effective and responsible fundraising within their charity.

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£85

New Fundraising Regulation: what fundraisers need to know

November 15, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
DSC,
356 Holloway Rd
London, Select a State: N7 6PA United Kingdom
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The session will take a critical look at the recent media coverage of fundraising techniques, together with the proposals for the stricter regulation of fundraising.

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Trustee Speed Matching

November 15, 2016 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm
Career Volunteer,
109 Borough High Street
London, SE1 1NL United Kingdom
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Back again this winter, Career Volunteer are hosting our successful trustee speed matching event. On November 15th in London Bridge, we will be bringing together charities of all sizes looking to diversify their candidate pool and talented individuals looking for trustee roles. Register today and join us for an evening of networking and drinks, connecting good people to great causes.  Tell your friends...

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Free

Bold Leadership in Uncertain Times

November 18, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
City Hall,
SE1 2AA United Kingdom
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Join us for our charity leadership conference for London - "Bold leadership in uncertain times" - for Trustees, Chief Executives and community leaders across the capital. This free event is at City Hall on Friday 18 November 2016, with a conference session 10am-12.30pm, a lunch and networking marketplace 12.30-1.30pm, and then optional afternoon workshops 1.30-3.30pm. We're grateful to Team London and Reach for working with us to make this event free for you to attend. The conference starts with a…

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Free

Ever considered becoming a charity trustee?

November 22, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
SRCC Training Suite,
SY2 6LG United Kingdom
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Awareness evening with chance to meet local charities looking to recruit Trustees To sign up: Ring Julia baron on 01743 237876 or email Julia.baron@shropshire-rcc.org.uk  

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£30

Stone King Charity Trustee Training – Contracts, Information, Data and Intellectual Property

November 23, 2016 @ 4:15 pm - 6:00 pm
Stone King LLP,,
91 Charterhouse Street,
London , EC1M 6HR United Kingdom
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Join our Charity Trustee Training programme Upcoming session address the role of a charity trustee when your charity enters into a contract; data protection new EU regulation and the implications for your charity; reputation and brand management. It’s an interactive forum in which you may ask as many questions as you wish from our expert legal advisors.

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£119

Risk and Fraud Conference

November 30, 2016
Inmarsat,
99 City Road
London, EC1Y 1AX United Kingdom
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Wednesday 30 November 09:00 - 17:00 Book now - early bird rate until Friday 21 October With charities striving to survive in a challenging environment, risk has never been higher on the agenda. CFG's Risk and Fraud Conference will give delegates practical advice on the steps that trustees, financial leaders and chief executives should follow when encountering situations where there is potential opportunities for risk or fraud. In response to such a risk market and the importance to charities of managing their risk,…

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December 2016

Campaigning and the law – how to both campaign lawfully and use the law to achieve change

December 1, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Bindmans LLP,
236 Gray's Inn Road
London, WC1X 8HB United Kingdom
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Recent legal and regulatory changes from the Lobbying Act to the Charity Commission’s referendum advice have led to a high degree of confusion and some anxiety about campaigning and the law for charities today. Overall, these measures have had a noticeable “chilling effect” on the sector, with new research showing that many senior managers, trustees and funders no longer feel comfortable supporting campaigns. This event has been designed to help introduce clarity and restore confidence. Hosted by Bindmans LLP in…

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November 2018
Free

Trustee recruitment networking event

November 12, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Reed Business Information Ltd,
Quadrant House
Sutton, SM2 5AS United Kingdom
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Event run jointly by Volunteer Centre Sutton and Community Action Sutton Come along to our Trustee recruitment networking event and meet 10 local charities who are looking for people to join their Trustee team. Each charity will give a brief pitch about their work and impact, and what they are looking for in potential Trustees, as well as the benefits of being their Trustee. You will have time to ask them questions and chat informally over drinks to find your…

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Free

30 minute webinar: Good Governance

November 13, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Good governance in charities is fundamental to their success.  However in practice it can be challenging to achieve, particularly in smaller charities where there are fewer resources for board development and where the boundaries between operations and governance might be more blurred. This webinar will provide an overview of the key principles of good governance including: Trustee Roles and Responsibilities The Charity Governance Code Good Governance in practice – what helps, what hinders? This webinar is ideal to those considering…

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£5.00

Managing Risk

November 13, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

All charities, large and small, are exposed to risk. Trustees are ultimately responsible for managing these risks and for deciding how much risk their charity should take. Never forget that with risk comes reward! Risk management is about getting the right balance between innovation and change on one hand and the avoidance of shocks and crises on the other – this is not always easy! Come along to this short session on Tuesday 13 November from 4pm where we will explore: The role…

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Free

Trustee Forum

November 14, 2018 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 pm
Community Learning and Resource Centre,
41 - 44 King Street BH21 1EB United Kingdom
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Calling all Trustees….Dorset Community Action is establishing a NEW Trustee Forum for Charity trustees, Social Enterprise Directors and Management Committee Members. If you are a trustee, you will know it is a rewarding yet responsible role, which carries with it the responsibility for directing the affairs of their charity and ensuring it is solvent and well run. Voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations make an amazing difference to the communities and individuals that they help. Organisations could not achieve this…

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Tandridge Voluntary Action Trustees’ Week Drop In Morning and Afternoon

November 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Trustees can be volunteers from all walks of life – why not use your skills and experience to help others? Come along to Tandridge Voluntary Actions drop in events on Wednesday 14/11/18 and either find out about how to become a trustee (10am-12noon) or if you are a current trustee and need some tips or advice or would like to learn a bit more about how to use the GrantFinder database, then come along in the afternoon (2-4pm). For more…

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Webinar – Getting the most from your trustee board

November 14, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

This session will describe some of the simple strategies you can use to ensure your board works effectively. It will cover issues such as recruitment, finding out what motivates your trustees and sharing skills effectively For more information click here

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30 minute webinar: Good Governance

November 15, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:00 am

Good governance in charities is fundamental to their success.  However in practice it can be challenging to achieve, particularly in smaller charities where there are fewer resources for board development and where the boundaries between operations and governance might be more blurred. This webinar will provide an overview of the key principles of good governance including: Trustee Roles and Responsibilities The Charity Governance Code Good Governance in practice – what helps, what hinders? This webinar is ideal to those considering…

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Webinar – Role of the trustee

November 15, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

This session will cover the basic responsibilities of a trustee which can include committee members, directors or board. The session will refer to the Charity Commission's guidance on trusteeship but is relevant for board members of organisations that are not formally registered with the commission. For more information click here.

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Webinar: Five Ways to Foster Deeper Engagement with Your Trustees

November 15, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Webinar: Five Ways to Foster Deeper Engagement with Your Trustees What are charities doing now regarding trustee engagement? What works and what doesn’t? Kathryn Engelhardt-Cronk, CEO of MissionBox and Derek Hansen will discuss best practices in engagement and how to effectively create a virtual trustee engagement community. The session will focus on the how to captivate your trustees and ways you can successfully address those challenges. During the webinar you will: Learn best practices for keeping your trustees interested, informed,…

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Trustees and the Governance Code networking event

November 15, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Mulberry Centre,
16 Amersham Vale
London, SE14 6LE United Kingdom
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Trustees and the Charity Governance Code networking event | Voluntary Action Lewisham Event details To celebrate Trustees Week 2018 we are hosting our annual event for trustees of Lewisham charities. There will be a briefing from a sector expert on using the Charity Governance Code to improve the effectiveness of your trustee board followed by discussion and networking. Who is this event for?  Trustees of Lewisham charities that are full members of Voluntary Action Lewisham. (Maximum two trustees per organisation).…

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Trustees Week Northamptonshire Trustee Celebration

November 16, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 4:40 pm

Hewitsons Solicitors and Voluntary Impact Northamptonshire would like to invite Board of Trustees to join us at our annual event to showcase the great work that trustees do and raise the bar in charity governance. The afternoon will commence with a lunch, followed by an afternoon of guest speakers, activities and closing with networking over tea and cake. Join us for this FREE celebratory afternoon and receive your Board of Trustees goodie bag. For more information click here

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Governance Advice Sessions

November 21, 2018 @ 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm

New and experienced trustees, management committee members and senior managers have the opportunity to sit down with a range of experts on different topics relevant to their governance role. We are bringing together all of the expertise, information and advice you could need if you are a trustee or are considering becoming one, to answer those questions you might be afraid to ask or don’t know who to ask. Experts available will cover the topics of: charity finance, trustee recruitment,…

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October 2019

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

October 25, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 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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Trustee in Training: Trustee recruitment event

November 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
M30 0BD
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Monday 4th November, 6:00pm – 7:30pm Forhousing, Head Office, 52 Regent Street, Eccles, Salford, M30 0BD In Salford, there are approximately 1,513 charities ranging from large national charities to local support groups supporting a variety of worthwhile causes. If you would like to utilize your skills and knowledge or develop your skills to support one of these charities as a trustee, please join us at this event. Book your place here.

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Introduction to Trusteeship

November 5, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
SE1 2AA
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This Introduction to Trusteeship will suit those who are thinking about becoming a trustee, are new to trusteeship or those wanting a refresher on trusteeship. This interactive workshop, delivered by Team London and Reach Volunteering, will give a broad overview of responsibilities and working practices, with talks from existing trustees who will share their experiences and answer questions. For more information click here. 

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South Wales Third Sector Law and Governance Conference

November 6, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 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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Big Advice Day

November 6, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
M30 0FN
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Wednesday 6th November from 10am to 7pm Salford CVS, Eccles, M30 0FN If you are a trustee who has a burning question about your roles and responsibilities, or if you need some advice on a knotty problem join our Trustee’s Big Advice Day where you can have a 1-2-1 with a member of our team. We are also hosting three, hour-long advice sessions, running from 4pm - 7.30pm in our Training Room: Fundraising Strategy - 4pm to 5pm - Book here Safeguarding for Trustees…

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Trustees Tea and Cake afternoon

November 6, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Connex Community Support,
16 Eagle Parade
Buxton, SK17 6EQ
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An informal drop in event with tea and cake, for people to find out what Trustees do and hopefully recruit some new trustees.

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Becoming a Charity Trustee

November 6, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Meet inspirational local charities & find out more over drinks & nibbles at our informal networking event for Trustees' Week Read more Read less About this Event All charities need a great board of trustees with a range of skills, experience and ideas to make sure they're effective, efficient and legally compliant. And being a trustee can help you: gain experience and progress in your career share existing skills and expertise give something back to your community promote a cause…

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

November 6, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 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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Community Assets Transfer

November 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
M6 6ES
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The UK’s leading property advice charity the Ethical Property Foundationis delighted to offer this property workshop for non-profit organisations in partnership with Salford CVS. Venue: St Sebastian Community Centre, Douglas Green, Salford, M6 6ES Date: 7th November 2019 Time:10am - 1.30pm Workshop and Lunch (included) Time:1.30pm - 3.30pm Confidential 1:1 Advice Clinic You will work with real-life case... Book here Find out more...

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Introduction to trusteeship webinar

November 7, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Join us for our Become a trustee webinar. We’ll cover: • what the role involves including the responsibilities • what the commitment is • What to think about when considering your options • the recruitment process. At the end of the webinar you’ll come away knowing • whether trusteeship is for you • how to choose a charity that suits you • how to find the right role and apply. For more information click here.

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WCVA Webinar: Top Tips to Improve your governance

November 7, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 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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Joining a charity board: find out more about becoming a trustee

November 15, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
EC4Y 8EH
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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 * The level of time commitment is modest (30 hours a year) * Most people don’t know what a…

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October 2020

Trustee Leadership Programme (Scotland)

October 7, 2020 @ 2:30 am - October 8, 2020 @ 4:00 pm

7th / 8th October 2020, 2 – 4:30pm Trustee Leadership Programme (Scotland) Zoom The award-winning Trustee Leadership Programme is now available as a live virtual course, empowering you to join a charity as a Trustee. Delivered by social enterprise Cause4 in partnership with Close Brothers Asset Management and the Clothworkers’ Company, this award-winning Trustee course now trains over 500 Trustees a year and gives professionals the skills and confidence to join a charity as a board member. An enriching career…

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Young Trustees Movement Champion Training – Virtual Event

October 27, 2020 @ 8:00 am - November 18, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

The Young Trustees Movement is running a free, 1 hour workshop that will leave you equipped to champion diversity on boards. By the end you will: Be able to articulate and understand how young trustees can enable organisations to better: navigate uncertainty, future proof decisions and reflect the interest of their communities Have a framework to understand how to approach diversity on boards. Be able to run a session with a board to take practical and achievable next steps There…

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November 2020

Trustees Week – Festival of Trusteeship 2020

November 2, 2020 @ 8:00 am - November 6, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

To celebrate Trustees Week (2 to 6 November 2020), Getting on Board is delighted to bring you our first ever Festival of Trusteeship. It's for people who want to become trustees, trustees who want to keep learning and developing, and for charity leaders who want to understand best practice in trustee recruitment and diversity. Getting on Board will run an action-packed week of events, with workshops, Ted-style talks, networking events, Q&A clinics, and more. If you want to learn about:…

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Trustee Week: Roles and Responsibilities of being a Trustee

November 2, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This session is all about being a trustee and will be equally useful for both first time trustees and as a refresher for longer serving management committee/trustee board members. We will look at the roles and responsibilities of a trustee, both from a personal and collective perspective, as well as think through some of the things that make an effective board. You will come away with some tips and techniques to increase both your own contribution to and the overall…

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Governance in Challenging Times – Online (Zoom)

November 3, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am

Pilotlight is hosting an online debate in celebration of Trustees' Week. Dawn Austwick (CEO, The National Lottery Community Fund) Debra Allcock Tyler (CEO, Directory of Social Change) Vicky Browning (CEO, ACEVO) They will be joining us to share their thoughts on the subject of governance. This session will focus on governance, across different levels, to highlight some of the key learnings that have arisen from leading through this challenging time as a consequence of Covid-19. To register for the event…

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NCVO WEBINAR: An update on changes to the Charity Governance Code

November 3, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us for an update on progress in updating the Charity Governance Code. Hear from the Code steering group about changes that are being made to the Diversity and Integrity principles following its refresh. The panel will share some of the proposed changes to the Integrity principle, offering a preview of the updates. They will also reflect on findings from engagement and the extended consultation on enhancements to the Diversity principle. Finally, the group will offer an update on next…

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Diversifying your board: A Trustees Week Event

November 4, 2020 @ 4:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join WCVA for Trustees Week from 2-6 November 2020! Our theme for the week is ‘Breaking down barriers to Trusteeship.’ We have lots going on during the week, so keep an eye on our Twitter @WCVACymru! Our WCVA members-only event, ‘Diversifying your board,’ is taking place on Wednesday 4 November from 4-6pm. We will have some wonderful and insightful speakers join us to talk about their experiences with board diversity, followed by a panel discussion and an open Q&A with…

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Trustees Week 2020: Governance & the principles of equality, equity & diversity (£5.00)

November 4, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

About this Event According to research from Getting on Board The average age of a trustee is 60-62 and only 0.5% of trustees are 18-24, despite making up 12% of the population. 2/3 of charity trustees are over 50. 51% of trustees are retired. 6% of trustees are women People of colour represent 8% of trustees (vs 14% of wider population). Other minority groups: disabled people and other minorities are likely to be under-represented (but no stats are available). 30% of…

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In conversation with Mike Brace CBE, DL – Via Zoom

November 4, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

As part of Trustees Week 2020 TPT will be hosting an exciting live webinar with the inspiring personality that is Mike Brace! In the 60 years since losing his sight he represented Britain at cross-country skiing in six Winter Paralympics, three World Championships and two European Championships. He was instrumental in founding Metro Blind Sport, British Blind Sport, the British Ski Club for the Disabled, the Judo Foundation, Vision 2020 UK and was part of the bid team and organising…

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Trustees Week 2020: A different type of trustee…(Free)

November 4, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

About this Event There is no denying that over the last year the charity sector has been awoken to the shocking lack of equality and diversity in the sector. The sector has been mirroring the same inequalities and divisions in our broader society. Add COVID into the mix and there has been a real focus on how disability, race, gender, class, and sexual identity have all come to shape a sector that is not as welcoming or inclusive as it…

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IMPROVING ORGANISATIONAL RESILIENCE: WHAT TRUSTEES NEED TO CONSIDER – NCVO Webinar

November 5, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

EVENT DETAILS What does the future hold for charities and their governance? How can trustees support charities to survive and thrive given the turmoil of 2020? In this panel discussion, we have brought together experts from across the sector and beyond to share their thoughts on key factors to ensuring organisational resilience. Join us as they explore the role of board leadership, collaboration and financial sustainability in an ever-changing environment. We will also hear from a young trustee about her…

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Fresh thinking: why young trustees are so important

November 5, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join WCVA for Trustees Week from 2-6 November 2020! Our theme for the week is ‘Breaking down barriers to Trusteeship.’ We have lots going on during the week, so keep an eye on our Twitter @WCVACymru! All are welcome to join our event on Thursday 5 November from 2-3pm – ‘Fresh thinking: why young trustees are so important.’ We will have some wonderful younger people join us to talk about their experiences with trusteeship, followed by a quick panel discussion…

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Become a trustee – the what, why and how

November 5, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Does your charity struggle to recruit the trustees you need? About this Event Have you ever thought about becoming a charity trustee? Trustees work together as a team to guide the work of the charity and it’s an opportunity open to everyone. It’s a rewarding role that you can fit around your other commitments and a great way to make a difference to a cause you care about. This webinar will give you an introduction to the role of the…

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Trustees Week 2020: Navigating Modern Trusteeship (£5.00)

November 5, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Trustee Week - An opportunity to shine a spotlight on the amazing contribution of the 700,000 individuals who act as trustees for charities About this Event This online session for trustees of small charities will explore - The history and current context of trusteeship - The resources available to support trustees in their role, including the Charity Commission's new range of guidance and the Governance Code - Current trends and issues for trustees within the context of COVID - Explore…

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Emerging Chairs Programme

November 12, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

12th November 2020, 9:30am – 4:30pm Emerging Chairs Programme Zoom Take the next step in charity governance and become a Chair, with support and training for those taking on charity leadership roles. The acclaimed Trustee Leadership Programme has now launched an enriching career development opportunity, offered over one day, to cover the key considerations and skills needed to chair a Board of Trustees. Too often Trustees find themselves chairing a Board with the ultimate responsibility for the charity’s success and…

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