There are lots of small charities and voluntary organisations in South Gloucestershire working for a wide range of causes who could really benefit from the time and skills you could offer them as a Trustee.
You will find a number of organisations looking for new Trustees listed below, with a number of resources about being a Trustee coming first.
CVS South Gloucestershire can also advertise any Trustee role that your organisation want to fill, for free, please click here to advertise.
Why become a Trustee?
The benefits of becoming a Trustee
Five Career Benefits to Trusteeship from Reach, organization connecting volunteers with non-profits
The Benefits of Trusteeship report from the New Philanthropy Capital (NPC): exploring the value of trusteeship through the eyes of individuals and charities, and providing practical guidance on finding suitable trustee positions
Charity Commission Resources about being a Trustee
The Essential Trustee: What you need to know, what you need to do
Whats involved in being a Trustee: Find out what being a charity trustee involves, if you can claim expenses and where to get help and advice
Finding new Trustees: Guide on the recruitment, appointment and induction process for new charity trustees and how to set a framework for recruitment. CVS South Gloucestershire can help advertise your Trustee Position for Free, please click here to advertise.
Welcome Pack for new Trustees: Providing essential information to help you understand governance basics, financial filing requirements and how the Charity Commission can offer support. It also suggests practical steps that can be taken to carry out trustee duties effectively.