Some useful information and links for Trustees:

If you would like to be on our OCVA mailing list for trustees please sign up here Trustee Mailing List .  We will send you any information relevant to Trustees with regard to training, events, governance and will also circulate information or requests for help from other trustees.

A good general article from the NCVO (National Council for Voluntary Organisations) about the role of Trustees.

Association of Chairs – support Chairs of charities and non-profit organisations to lead boards effectively and ensure delivery of your organisation’s mission. Their resources are designed specifically to support you in your skilled and demanding role. They provide practical guidance and governance support tailored to the needs of Chairs.

Charity Chairs Checklist – Neil Morrick is a past chair of the now Oxford Spires Academy, Oxfordshire Family Mediation and Oxfordshire Youth. He initiated and co-wrote the Charity Chairs Checklist and has launched and delivered chairs’ forums and networks. His business career focused on acquisitions, start-ups and turnarounds in the automotive industry and he has lived for nearly thirty years in Oxfordshire.