Trustee Training Workshop London

Date: 26 September 2018

Venue: 4 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3AA

Time: 09:30 - 16:30

As always, the training is intended for newly appointed trustees and will serve as an introduction to charity law and governance issues including:

  • Understanding your charity's structure
  • The powers and duties of trustees
  • The role of the Charity Commission
  • Commercial issues for charities
  • Disposing of charity property
  • Key accounting issues for charities

The training will be provided free of charge.

We very much hope you will be able to join us.


Programme

09:30
Registration

10:00
Welcome

10:05
Regulation of charities and the role of the Charity Commission - the current climate

Gillian Fletcher, Director of Law and Governance at Wilsons

10:45
Good financial governance (what do you need to have in place to enable this?)

Noelia Serrano, Partner at Sayer Vincent Chartered Accountants

11:15
Coffee

11:30
Powers and Duties of Trustees – avoiding personal liability – a practical guide

Andrew Mackie, Senior Associate at Wilsons

12:10
GDPR update

James Johnson, Partner at Wilsons

12:40
Lunch

13:30
Case Study – When things go wrong!

14:20
Understanding your business model (overview of different models and key questions to ask)

Noelia Serrano, Partner at Sayer Vincent Chartered Accountants

14:50
Coffee

15:05
Property, Employment, and Fundraising – what you need to know

Jane Lonergan, Partner & Notary Public, Sophia Akram, Associate and Andrew Mackie, Senior Associate at Wilsons

16:00
10 Top tips for Trustees

Gillian Fletcher, Director of Charity Law and Governance at Wilsons

16:10
Q&A

16:30
Drinks and close         
            



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