Volunteer your skills: become a digital trustee

Trustee, Quaker Social Action
It’s really important to be able to give back some of my digital skills, which are not those of a typical trustee.
Julie Harrington
CEO, Guts UK
I know that including crucial digital experience at board level, providing that important balance and diversity of specialisms, puts the other trustees’ minds at rest.
Tim Hellings
Trustee, Enfield Carers
With digital applications becoming increasingly important, we realised that expertise in this field was a gap in our skills as a board.

Collections Trust is a small, but influential, charity with a unique place in the museum landscape. At an exciting time for us, we're looking for...

London (South), SM3 8SL

People who are passionate about the education of the UK's children and the people who educate them

We're looking for 4 new trustees, including a trustee with digital expertise to help DEx navigate the pitfalls and make the most of the benefits...

Why become a digital trustee

The five career benefits of trusteeship

Becoming a trustee can be good for your career as well as your health.

What can digital trustees bring to a charity board?

Quaker Social Action trustee Ellie shares her experience of the impact of a digital trustee.

Digital trustees: an answer to the charity digital skills gap

A new report finds that charities think that their boards lack digital understanding, and that this is undermining their charity’s ability to move forwards in key areas.

How to become a digital trustee

Become a trustee

What is a trustee? This guide is a useful introduction into the role of a trustee, trustees' role in a charity and what you might need to become one.

I want to be a digital trustee: tips & advice…

I want to be a digital trustee: tips and advice…

Find your perfect digital match

Join a free online matchmaking event that brings together charities and digital professionals. 

What does it take to be a trustee?

Experienced trustee Malcolm highlights what it takes to be a trustee and what you should consider when becoming one.

How to write a trustee role cover letter

Have you recently applied to a trustee position but struggled to write a cover letter? This blog should hep you write the perfect letter.

How to find the right trustee role

Eleanor shares some pointers on choosing the right role for you and navigating the application process.

What is the voluntary sector?

What is the voluntary sector? How is different from the private/commercial sector? Our guide for volunteers and trustees that are new to the sector or who need a refresh.

How Reach can help

This campaign is brought to you by Reach Volunteering. Reach is the single biggest source of trustees for the voluntary sector in the UK.

Opportunities posted on our community are also shared on LinkedIn and other partner websites, attracting new people to volunteering and trusteeship. Last year we matched over 3,500 people with opportunities to use their skills and this year we have already exceeded that number.

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