SW Museum Skills – Charity Finance for Trustees
Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
12th March 2019, 10.00-16.30
Update your knowledge on charity governance and financial resilience in your museum, as well as meeting and learning from other museum Trustees from across the region.
Book now for the SW Museum Skills: Essentials session – Charity Finance for Trustees – Book Here
What is the session about?
This Charity Finance for Trustees session will support Trustees to understand the latest regulatory and reporting requirements specific to charities, alongside the legal structures of different types of third sector organisations and the different requirements for each. It will also cover the different general charity governance, including the role and responsibility of the board and how to promote and measure financial resilience
This session will include facilitated peer discussion, enabling the sharing of best practice and individual experiences of financial governance within their organisations.
What will I gain from the session?
- Understand the framework of regulatory requirements for reporting as a charity
- Have a basic understanding of sources of charitable income and impact on cash flow and planning
- Appreciate the role of the board and trustee responsibilities
- Know where to go for further information
Who should attend?
The day is aimed at Charity Trustees in the museum and heritage sector who wish to gain a better understanding of their responsibilities and the legal reporting requirements a charity needs to meet.
Charity Finance Group
The Charity Finance Group is the charity that inspires a financially confident, dynamic and trustworthy charity sector. They do this by championing best practice, nurturing leadership and influencing policy makers.