Setting up a CIO
Have you formed a new group that you want to register as a charity?
Do you want to convert an existing charity into a new Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO)?
Do you want to explore whether your charity’s trustees are protected from personal liability?
Do you want to modernise your Constitution?
If the answer to any of these questions is ‘Yes’, then sign up for our FREE training on Charitable Incorporated Organisations (CIO) and find out what is right for you.
The training is ideal for trustees, small charities and local campaigners who want to seek a modern and secure way to operate their charity.
If you are a trustee of a Community Building, a Voluntary Car Scheme, or another grassroots charitable or campaign group, come along a explore how to become a CIO.
The training will cover:
What is a CIO?
Is a CIO right for us?
CIO Structures and Options
Pros and Cons of CIOs
Step by Step of how to do it
The training will be led by Surrey Community Action’s Jason Gaskell (CEO) or Nick Bragger (Head of Communities and Development).
The training is free to Surrey-based groups, thanks to funding from the Big Lottery Awards for All.
All sessions will be held at Astolat, Coniers Way, New Inn Lane, Burpham, Guildford, Surrey, GU4 7HL on:
Saturday 2 March 2019 10.00am-1.00pm
Monday 25 March 2019 7.00-9.00pm