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Implications for become a charity trustee in these difficult times

Jennifer Emms' reflections on the myriad of legal, reputational and technological challenges facing an individual taking on a new charity trusteeship are reproduced with the kind permission of Philanthropy Imact

To read about her personal experience as a charity trustee and her advice for others, go to page 12 of the attached Philanthropy Impact Magazine.

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