Network of Women Chairs (NWC)



 Aims of NWC:

 To share experiences and learning through networking with fellow women chairs

           and vice chairs of trustees thereby improving charity governance.

 To encourage:

  • women from all ethnic and social groups, and of all ages to become                            trustees, chairs and vice chairs;

  • members to apply to be chairs and vice chairs of larger and more high profile

            charities thus improving the gender balance in the sector ;

  • education, learning and sharing of good practice.


The network is open to all women chairs and vice chairs of trustees.


Format of meetings

4pm       Arrivals and network for half an hour over tea

4.30pm      Sit around tables in groups of 6

                    Welcome and introduction of Guest of Honour

                    Guest of honour speaks for about 20mins

5.00pm      Discussion

5.30pm      More food, drink and networking


All meetings are under the Chatham House Rule.


Meetings are generously hosted by 

haysmacintyre, 26 Red Lion Street, London WC1R 4AJ.


Further information 

   or by contacting Collyne Caesar




Making charity governance more effective

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