NCVO member update for February
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NCVO member update for February 2017


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Download The Road Ahead (PDF)

It's our latest look at the political, economic, social and technology trends likely to affect your charity in the coming year and beyond.

An essential resource to help your organisation plan for the future.

And our head of policy Elizabeth Chamberlain has also written about the report's key themes:

The Road Ahead: what will 2017 mean for charities?

Elizabeth Chamberlain, NCVO Head of Policy

More news and resources

Changes to the Code of Fundraising Practice – online event

We're running this special free online event on 1 March with the Fundraising Regulator.

They'll be explaining their proposed changes to the code and will be answering your questions. Register now.
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Volunteers' Week 2017 is coming

This year's theme is, 'You make the difference'. Kristen Stephenson explains why, and some of the ways you and your team can get involved in the celebrations.


The changing face of volunteering and four ways you can respond

Also from Kristen, some practical ideas for how you can adapt your approach to volunteering to ensure it's fit for the future in a changing world.

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The Great Get Together, 17-18 June

The Jo Cox Foundation has announced a national event this summer which will bring local communities together through street parties to 'celebrate what we all have in common'.

Find out how your organisation can get involved.  


Upcoming training and events

NCVO Annual Conference 2017, 20 April
Join 600 colleagues from across the sector as we discuss what the future holds for the voluntary sector and explore how you can lead your organisation with purpose.

Brexit: How should the voluntary sector respond? 13 March
This free event will be an opportunity to discuss how voluntary organisations can collaborate further to overcome the challenges that Brexit will create.

Cyber security and privacy essentials for the voluntary sector10 March

Influencing select committees, 24 March

​Charity project management masterclass, 27 April

Charity leadership in the 2020s, 18-20 June and 21 November 

All our upcoming training and events

Also coming up:

Empowering social change: Digital disruption in the charity sector
, March 8 
A free event being held by Tata Consultancy, with support from NCVO.

Latest from our trusted suppliers


CaSE Insurance, Class Networks, Connect Assist and Phoenix Software are running a free seminar on how to reduce and manage operational risk on 2 March.

Affinia Partnernships has written a how-to guide on how to manage your partnership contracts effectively.


Your career


The latest vacancies on our CharityJob page include:

View all 39 CharityJob vacancies

Looking for a trustee postition?

There are 28 vacancies on our Trustee Bank (free for members to advertise on).

And here's a new opportunity from Trustees Unlimited: 

The University of Manchester Students' Union are recruiting a trustee to help with their mission to provide essential student services.



Does your organisation invest effectively?
The Charity Investment – Theory and Practice course is designed to provide practical and comprehensive guidance for anyone entrusted with the stewardship of charity investment portfolios with investible assets of £10m or more. Email 
Cass Business School to find out more.

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