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Key things to consider if you're thinking of starting a charity or community group

This outlines all of the key information you need know before setting up a new charity or community groups.

This resource begins by asking why a new group is needed. It then includes sections on legal considerations, charitable status, choosing you governance structure, and writing your constitution.

What will I learn?

  • Why set up a new charity?
  • How to write your constitution and other governing documents
  • Governance structures
  • Do I need charitable status?

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