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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


Cheering Volunteering Nominations - Urgent Request
Due to a technical hitch with the nomination process, Central Bedfordshire are calling for all who have made nominations to resubmit their entries.


Luton: Community Activity Network Meetings
Community Activity Network (CAN) is led by Luton Council and aims to support the town's communities to get active by connecting people iwth resources, information or signposting to providers who can assist them. Next meeting will be 25 April at Farley Community Centre.


Related Events

Volunteer Session Bedford Borough (Bedford)

  • Monday 23 April 2018

To find out about volunteering locally, come along to Tesco in Bedford, Riverfield Drive, at any time between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm and speak to our advisor about the opportunities in your area. 



  • CPRE Living Countryside Awards: for people and projects making a positive impact in #Bedfordshire.