Chairing a Smaller charity? Looking for More Support?

The Association of Chairs' Beacon Programme is running in Leeds until June 2020, offering support to Chairs and Vice Chairs of smaller charities (with an income under £1 million).

The Beacon Programme's next workshop in Leeds is taking place in November 2018.  

Workshop details: the ‘Strengthening your Organisation’ workshop is taking place on 27th November at 2pm – 5:45pm at Voluntary Action Leeds

This interactive workshop will provide a unique opportunity for Chairs and Vice Chairs to:

  • understand the role of the board in strategy development and managing resources in a smaller charity
  • identify key threats to their organisation and how to manage them
  • discover further sources of support to strengthen their organisation
  • gain insights and top tips from other Chairs of smaller organisations


What others said about our first Beacon workshop: 
‘This was excellent value for money and well worth coming to.  A good mix of a practical and theoretical approach to being a good Chair’  — 
Carol Penny, Chair, Counselling Matters, participant in Beacon workshop   

To join: Spaces for the workshop are limited.  Book onto this workshop and join fellow Chairs in your local area.  Only £20 and travel bursaries are available to support the cost of travel.  To book you need to join the programme first – if you have not done so already.  

Find out more about the programme and the other FREE online events and resources we have available, tailored to the meet the needs of Chairs and Vice Chairs.

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