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Beacon: delivering what you need...

Meet, learn and exchange ideas with other Chairs who face similar challenges
Be part of a unique programme tailored to meet the needs of Chairs of smaller organisations
Know where to go to get support to be effective in your role.
Access a wide range of resources to meet your needs
Flexible options: FREE practical written resources and webinars. Low-cost events.

What other Chairs say:

Julie Williams

Chair, Halsway Manor, National Centre for the Folk Arts

'Chairing can be very lonely. I have found that meeting other Chairs of similar sized organisations offers invaluable support and inspiration for being more effective in my role'

Julie Williams

Danny Curtin

Former Chair, Million Minutes

‘Beacon offers a space for Chairs of smaller charities to reflect on the distinct challenges they face and together to come up with options and opportunities for addressing these.’

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Roma Hooper

Chair, Prison Radio Association

'The programme has been put together by the very people who recognise its value - Chairs and Vice Chairs. I have already found it a life-line'

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Jane Hustwit

Chair, York CVS

'Beacon is designed to help you get clear about what matters and importantly, what doesn't - sharing top tips and the learning from errors with experienced colleagues'

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