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Fundraising Trustee

People in Action are looking for a committed experienced person, to join the Board of Trustees. We are looking for someone with experience of fundraising, to help identify new opportunities, build strong relationships with potential funders in the locality, oversee our funding strategy and take the lead on the Board for fundraising activities.

The Board of Trustees sets the vision, the strategic direction, and management of the charity. It is responsible for overall governance which includes being guardians of the charity’s assets, overseeing operational effectiveness, funding, finance, and human resources. All trustees are unpaid. The Board meets every two months, usually on Mondays between 6pm – 8pm.

Location: Gipton, Leeds

Job Type: Voluntary

Role: Fundraising Trustee

If you are interested in the above role, please contact Nichola Verity, CEO on 0113 244 3729 or via email on to discuss the vacancy in more detail.

Do you have a visionary idea for an interesting strategic direction for People in Action? Do you want to have a say in the way the charity is run? Why not sit on our board of trustees? We’re currently looking for trustees with any of these areas of specialism:

  • Business Development
  • Marketing
  • Personnel/HR
  • IT/Social media
  • Fundraising
  • Children and families
  • Lived experiences of disability/ being a carer
  • Research
  • Health and wellbeing

If you feel you have sufficient experience in any of these areas and you’d like to apply, please contact our CEO Rachel Koivunen by:


telephone: 0113 2443729