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May 2012

May 2012 saw the forum meet at Disability Challengers, Farnham, Surrey courtesy of Chief Executive, Laura Sercombe.  The meeting discussed the topical issue of impact reporting, with a presentation from  Ruth Mantle, Senior Associate within the Fundraising and Management Division of Kingston Smith. We … Continue reading

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Feburary 2012

February 2012 meeting was held at Kent Police Training College, courtesy of Byrn Price, Kent Peoples Trust. Peter Hepburn, CEO of Cats Protection, chaired the meeting focussing on ‘Working with volunteers: Should we do it, or do it more? What are … Continue reading

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October 2011

October 2011 saw the forum meet at The Lightbox, courtesy of Marilyn Scott. The meeting discussed the topical issue of ‘social networking’, including a presentation and discussion run by Fiona Mulliner, Director of Jumpstart Interactive. Fiona looked at the trends in social … Continue reading

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May 2011

May 2011 saw Cedric Frederick, CEO of Avante Partnership, lead a discussion on the topical subject of mergers. With mergers, partnerships and strategic collaboration currently on the agendas of many charitable and not for profit organisations, the afternoon led to lively … Continue reading

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January 2011

January 2011, saw our ‘first anniversary’ meeting take place at Leeds Castle, hosted by CEO Victoria Wallace. Jane Hellings, Director at Kingston Smith Fundraising and Management, ran an interactive workshop focussing on the sharing of ideas and strategies, for gaining … Continue reading

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September 2010

September 2010 saw Peter Hepburn, CEO of Cats Protection chairing a workshop on managing trustee relationships. Peter commented “Trustees are a special group of volunteers, with some of the same skills and needs of other volunteers. In addition, for CEOs, they … Continue reading

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May 2010

In May 2010, Diana Greenman, Chief Executive of Music In Hospitals, chaired a wide ranging, animated discussion about the challenges facing CEOs in the current challenging climate and how these can be used to leverage change

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Inaugural meeting

Our inaugural meeting was held in January 2010 when Debra Allcock Tyler, Chief Executive of the Directory of Social Change and author of ‘It’s tough at the top’, gave a stimulating presentation on the issues currently facing the sector

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