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The Essential Trustee Series Videos

16 November 2017
A new series of videos from the Foundation for Social Improvement (FSI)  aims to promote good governance for all charity trustees.


They are recommended to refresh the knowledge of current trustees, when inducting new trustees and also for potential trustees to review prior to joining a board. 

There are 6 films so far, covering subjects like public benefit and acting with reasonable care, with more promised in future. You can watch them here:

The Essential Trustee Series Videos


Vacancy: Citizens Advice Luton
Citizens Advice Luton have a vacancy for a part-time telephone assessor. Closing date 29 January.


Central Bedfordshire Council Community Grant Scheme is Open
The scheme is now open for submission of grant applications, Funding is to support Central Bedfordshire Residents with the aim of avoiding unneccessary hospital/institutional care admissions. Applications for grant funding to be submitted by Friday 16 February.


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