Location: Chippenham
Posted: 2 weeks ago
Closes:
Contract: Part Time

Trustees

TRUSTEES WANTED

Waste Not Want Not, the successful furniture recycling charity is looking for new trustees to join the board.

What you bring – whatever your background, your skills are wanted.  This includes customer support, shop knowledge, working with people, recycling, training, fundraising, marketing, finance, admin, delivering goods or just local knowledge.

What you get – experience of joining a friendly board, sharing ideas that make a difference locally, understanding how a charity can improve people’s quality of life, personal development

What’s involved – the Board meets every 2 months, usually on a Wed at 5pm

Your support is up to you if you have the time:

  • either one off or regular,
  • from home, work or on site,
  • what and how you may want to be involved

How: come and see for yourself: speak with our manager, Phil Reade and you could attend one of our meetings as an observer to see if this is for you

So what skills can you learn?

How does a small charity operate and make an impact

Grant applications and fundraising

Taking minutes

Promoting WNWN at events

Writing adverts like this one!

Finance and reports

Improved interpersonal skills by working with others

Over the last 19 years, we have helped around 60,000 local people on tight budgets to improve their homes.

We also help to reduce landfill by around 70 tonnes per year.

If you would like to visit the showroom, take a look around and discuss the potential to become a trustee with WNWN, please call 01249 447140 and ask for Phil who will be very pleased to arrange a visit.

Join the local charity for local people and help make a huge difference in local lives.

WASTE NOT WANT NOT 303/305 Hungerdown Lane Chippenham SN14 OJJ