Implementing the new Code of Governance

A recap of the existing Charity Governance Code and a digest of changes in the new version to remind/brief delegates of the standards to which the Charities Commission expects charities to operate.

Practical examples and discussion of any challenges to be overcome in implementation will assist delegates in their planning for any changes that may be required.

Who should attend?

This event is aimed at Trustees and Chief/Senior Officers of Charities.

Workshop objectives

By the end of this session, attendees will be able to:

  • Refresh their charity’s understanding of the established Charity Governance Code
  • Understand the higher standards recommended in the new version of the Code
  • Undertake a review of their charity’s compliance with the standards and create an improvement programme for presentation to a Board Meeting.

Workshop facilitator

The session will be delivered by Dave Pinwell.

Dave Pinwell has been CEO of the Colebridge Trust for over a decade having retired from a career in the private sector. Through Colebridge’s Solihull SUSTAiN arm, he has led and been actively involved in providing advice services to the VCS in Solihull, including the provision of governance/constitutional support to a broad range of organisations. 

Eligibility to attend

This is a free workshop for voluntary, community or social enterprise organisations that have their registered / head office in Solihull. To check your eligibility for this workshop please visit our website.

This workshop is provided by the Solihull Community Enterprise for Success Programme 2016-19 funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and supported by Solihull Council and the Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership, offering help and advice to grow existing voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations.