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trustees week
by Eleanor Urben

Charities often struggle to achieve diversity on their boards, with one of the main concerns being the lack of young

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Community First Yorkshire
by Reach

Reach Volunteering and Community First Yorkshire are celebrating Trustees Week by launching the Hands Up for Trustees campaign. The campaign aims

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by Janet Thorne

Today sees the release of the most systematic survey of charity trustees to date. The findings are at once concerning

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Peter Kelly, Charity Bank
by Reach

Good governance is all about understanding the options facing the organisation and their implications. In this guest blog, Peter Kelly, Business

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1+1=3
by Gina Rodriguez Prenovost

Gina shares her thoughts on the impact of skills-based volunteering. The intangible benefits of giving have been explained and demonstrated

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Board governance
by Luke Strachan

This blog first appeared on the Charity Bank website in June 2017. Finding ways to strengthen your board is never

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Reach Volunteering annual review 2016 2017
by Lucia das Neves

We’re excited by the results of 2016, our first full year of operating our new online service. Reach Volunteering supported over

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Charity Governance Award Winners 2017
by Janet Thorne

The stories from this year’s Charity Governance Awards winners and entrants are a vivid illustration of the difference a good

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by Reach

Reach is excited to announce a new partnership with Community Impact Bucks (CIB). Through this partnership skilled volunteering vacancies in Buckinghamshire will be

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House of Lords recommends digital trustees on Boards
by Janet Thorne

Select Committee Report recommends digital trustees.

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