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5 leadership roles for Chairs on finance
- 24 Apr 2023
The finance team are of course essential on charity finance, whether they are a Treasurer, a Chair of finance committee, a Finance Director or other member of the finance staff and they do much of the heavy lifting. But Chairs need to play their role too – starting with these five key areas of financial leadership.
Top tips to make your charity’s board meetings more effective
- 9 Feb 2022
Board time is a precious and limited resource. Read our seven top tips on how your charity board can get the most out of its meetings.
Trustee recruitment: Free resources to improve your board’s recruitment cycle
- 31 May 2021
Reach Volunteering has recently launched a website to support trustees with free guidance and tools to actively manage the board recruitment cycle and to increase diversity.
Join the Volunteering Community
- 21 Jan 2021
Charities are an intrinsic and highly valued part of British society and culture but without trustees they could not exist.
Recruiting charity trustees - a practical guide
- 2 Dec 2019
The charity Getting on Board has just launched free guidance for the charity sector: How to Recruit Trustees for your Charity – a Practical Guide. We asked CEO, Penny Wilson, what prompted the guidance and how it could help to change the way charity leaders are recruited.
Feel confident in your role as a charity trustee
- 10 Dec 2018
January saw the launch of the new Volunteering Community – and with it ICAEW’s new online Trustee Training Modules. We caught up with co-author of the modules, Lynn Cadman, to find out more about this online training and why she wanted to be involved in the project.
10 reasons to volunteer
- 11 Dec 2017
Volunteering for a charity or not-for-profit organisation can be immensely rewarding for you as an individual, as well as having obvious benefits for the organisation. Here are just 10 reasons why we think volunteering is great for ICAEW members.
Top tips for evaluating a volunteering opportunity
- 4 Dec 2013
When volunteering it is important that you know what is expected of you in that role and what you can expect from the organisation. Below we list some ideas to what questions you should ask to find out if the role is right for you.
Top tips for finding the right volunteering opportunity for you
- 2 Dec 2013
It is not always easy to find a volunteering role that is right for you. Below we list ways of finding out what role is good for you and ways of finding out what role is right for you.