Doing the right thing the right way: managing trustee risk


Whatever field of work your charity or social enterprise is involved in, there’s a variety of legal and financial risks that need to be actively managed. So join us on Friday 15 November 2019 for an overview of some of the key issues, with input from Hampshire Legal Services (Hampshire County Council’s in-house legal team) and the University of Portsmouth Business School.

Our provisional agenda

13:45 Arrival and registration with light refreshments
14:00 Welcome and introductions
14:05 Should you incorporate your charity?
14:40 Data protection – thoughts for trustees about where we are now
14.55 Short break
15:00 Key safeguarding issues for trustees
15:25 Charity accounting – top tips for trustees
15.50 Questions for our presenters
16:00 Further networking opportunity

The event is free to attend thanks to the generous support of Hampshire County Council, who are also hosting the seminar at their offices at EII Court, Winchester SO23 8UJ.

Please book your place by emailing Kevin Sawers at Action Hampshire with your name, organisation, role, contact email address and phone number, and any access or other needs. We will use these details and share them with Hampshire County Council solely to manage this event.

Training for community centres and halls

If you are involved in running a community building – a village hall, community centre, church hall or similar – then have a look at our Funding Your Community Building training session coming up soon.

The session will cover grant applications, fundraising events, and marketing your building. It’s on Tuesday 12 November from 10:00am to 12:30pm. More info and booking instructions are here.