Trustees are the people in charge of a charity. They play a vital role, volunteering their time and working together to make important decisions about the charity's work. Trustees' Week is an annual event to showcase the great work that trustees do and highlight opportunities for people from all walks of life to get involved and make a difference. Trustees’ Week 2015 is 2–8 November, and is being officially launched at the NCVO / BWB Trustee Conference on 2 November 2015.
Date: 5 November 2014 Time:Doors open 6pm, 6.30 start Venue:ICSA, Saffron House, 6-10 Kirby Street, London EC1N
What makes a good
charity trustee? What role do they have to play in improving their charity’s
governance? And how can charities evaluate and improve the effectiveness of
thisFREEevening session offered to celebrate
Trustee’s Week 2014, we reflect upon the role and responsibilities of charity
trustees, and ask, are charities doing all they can to identify and recruit the
best trustees? And how can boards assess and demonstrate the effectiveness of
We consider what
separates a good charity board from a bad one, and examine the role played by
the Chair in ensuring good governance.
for the event isLouise Thomson, FCIS, Head of Policy (NFP) at ICSA.