Why can’t charities find the right trustees?

first_img  12 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Why can’t charities find the right trustees? Howard Lake | 10 May 2001 | News AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThiscenter_img Finding good quality trustees is widely regarded as a difficult challenge for charities. But are charities themselves failing to attract them?Finding good quality trustees is widely regarded as a difficult challenge for charities. But are charities themselves failing to attract them? Michael Byrne, an e-business consultant for charities, told UK Fundraising that his offers of becoming a trustee had been ignored by three of his charity clients. “I’m well educated,” he said, “in my early thirties and know the charities concerned very well; I fit the profile of people they should have at least one of as a trustee.”Read Charities give volunteer trustees the cold shoulder by Patrick McCurry at SocietyGuardian. Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more