Links Board

Links Board

Links CVS is governed by a board of 12 representatives of voluntary groups and statutory agencies elected at the Annual General Meeting.

The members of the board are the Company Directors & Charity Trustees.

Membership of
Links Board

To become a member of Links board the organisation that you represent must apply to become a member of Links: The Chesterfield & North East Derbyshire Council for Voluntary Service and Action Limited by completing a Links Organisational Members Agreement And Guarantee.

You can become a company member of Links. As a member you agree that you are in sympathy with the company’s aims and objectives (See Memorandum & Articles of Association). Should the company be wound up, you promise to pay the sum of £1 towards its debts if asked to do so. Under the companies act your name and address is open to scrutiny by other company members and the general public on request. As a member you can attend and vote at the AGM or any Special General Meeting called by the board. Organisations have one vote. The board must approve all requests for membership. An organisation is eligible to nominate a representative for election to the board.

The board is responsible for the following

  • Ensure the charity is carrying out its purposes for the public benefit
  • Comply with the charity's governing document and the law
  • Act in the charity's best interests
  • Manage the charity's resources responsibly
  • Act with reasonable care and skill
  • Ensure the charity is accountable

If you would like more information or wish to discuss this further please contact Sandra Pink, Advice & Project Manager at Links CVS.

Links CVS
No 1 Rose Hill, Chesterfield, S40 1NU
Tel: 01246 274844
Email: info@linkscvs.org.uk