Items matching the Governance and Trustees topic

The 2019 Charity Digital Skills Report highlights urgent need to develop tech-savvy Boards

20th June, 2019 | By Poppy Facer

For three years now, the Skills Platform, in partnership with Zoe Amar Digital has released a national report to assess digital competence across the charity sector. This year's survey received 540 responses from charities with income ranging from below £10,000 to above £10million and disappointingly, several key points measured demonstrated very limited progress or a decline in overall digital skills and preparedness.

Michelle Writes for Charity Choice

18 June 2019

It’s a turbulent time for the charity sector. Funding cuts and an unpredictable economy has led to a fundraising environment that demands something extraordinary...

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Governance and Trustees

Trustee Leadership Programme Alumni Newsletter - June 2019

14 June 2019

Read all about our charity speed-dating event at the final session of our Spring London Trustee Leadership Programme, book your free place on the next Emerging Chairs Programme and check out all the latest Trustee news and upcoming Board vacancies in our June newsletter.

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Governance and Trustees

Trustee Leadership Programme London, Autumn 2019

30th October, 2019 to 4th December, 2019

Sign up today to develop your leadership skills and strengthen UK charities.

Created and delivered by social enterprise Cause4 in partnership with Close Brothers Asset Management and the Clothworkers’ Company, this acclaimed Trustee course will give potential Trustees the skills and confidence that they need to join a charity as a board member. 

For existing Trustees the programme will provide a refresher on essential elements of Trusteeship and ensure that participants are up to date with any new legislation.

Cause4’s Pick of the Month, April 2019

2nd April, 2019 | By Cause4 staff

Spring is in the air and with it the promise of new ideas – just like those shared by our April Social Entrepreneur, Charity Leader, Trustee and Fellow. We hope you feel as inspired as us reading these!

Cause4’s Pick of the Month, April 2019

2nd April, 2019 | By Cause4 staff

Spring is in the air and with it the promise of new ideas – just like those shared by our April Social Entrepreneur, Charity Leader, Trustee and Fellow. We hope you feel as inspired as us reading these!

Cause4’s Pick of the Month, April 2019

2nd April, 2019 | By Cause4 staff

Spring is in the air and with it the promise of new ideas – just like those shared by our April Social Entrepreneur, Charity Leader, Trustee and Fellow. We hope you feel as inspired as us reading these!

Young Trustees – Are We Really Doing Enough?

25th March, 2019 | By Cause4 staff

This month, Tate announced the appointment of 28-year-old Anna Lowe as the new Youth Engagement Trustee and the youngest serving Trustee of a national UK museum or gallery.

Trustee Leadership Programme Alumni Newsletter March 2019

19 March 2019

Click here to read the latest Trustee Leadership Programme Newsletter with all of the latest in Trustee news, course details and vacancies opening up across the UK!

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Governance and Trustees

Cause4’s Pick of the Month – March 2019

4th March, 2019 | By Cause4 staff

It’s already the third month of 2019 – but there is still no end to the incredible entrepreneurs, charity leaders, Trustees and Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy Fellows that Cause4 is inspired by. Here is our pick for March:

Michelle comments for CircleSq.

22 February 2019

A charity’s Trustees have overall control of the charity and are responsible for making sure it’s doing what it was set up to do. Charities are often on the lookout for talented Trustees able to give them their time and expertise. It can be incredibly gratifying, but it is also hard work, emphasises Michelle Wright, the CEO of Cause4, an organisation that she set up to help charities to thrive.

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Governance and Trustees

Trustee Leadership Programme Alumni Newsletter February 2019

14 February 2019

Happy Valentine's Day! Click here to check out our latest Trustee Leadership Programme Alumni Newsletter for all of the latest news, course details and Trustee vacancies coming up in a location near you!

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Governance and Trustees

Trustee Leadership Programme Alumni Newsletter January 2019

15 January 2019

The Trustee Leadership Programme is back, supporting potential Trustees in gaining the skills and confidence that they need to join a charity as a Board member.

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Governance and Trustees

Cause4's Pick of the Month, February 2019

4th February, 2019 | By Cause4 staff

Another cold, dark January has flown by and the Cause4 team are excited to share some more brilliant stories about the Entrepreneurs, Trustees, Fellows and Charity Leaders who are our inspiration this February. 

Cause4's Pick of the Month, February 2019

4th February, 2019 | By Cause4 staff

Another cold, dark January has flown by and the Cause4 team are excited to share some more brilliant stories about the Entrepreneurs, Trustees, Fellows and Charity Leaders who are our inspiration this February. 

Cause4's Pick of the Month, February 2019

4th February, 2019 | By Cause4 staff

Another cold, dark January has flown by and the Cause4 team are excited to share some more brilliant stories about the Entrepreneurs, Trustees, Fellows and Charity Leaders who are our inspiration this February. 

Emerging Chairs Programme - Manchester Autumn 2019

14th November, 2019

Emerging Chairs, Manchester - a programme to support those taking on charity leadership roles in the North West.

Trustee Leadership Programme - Glasgow Autumn 2019

9th October, 2019

The Trustee Leadership Programme is coming to Glasgow this Autumn - sign up today to book your place! 

Trustee Leadership Programme - Manchester, Autumn 2019

13th November, 2019

Join our one-day intensive programme taking place in Manchester to develop your leadership skills in 2019.

Cause4's Pick of the Month January 2019

2nd January, 2019 | By Cause4 staff

January is the perfect time to reflect on our past achievements, set new intentions and to recognise the successes of those around us. That's why we're kicking off 2019 in celebration of the Charity Leader, Entrepreneur and Trustee of the month.