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Board member in the spotlight: Jack Gould

Board member in the spotlight: Jack Gould

24 June 2019

Jack Gould is a board member of Ashton Pioneer Homes
As part of our new feature launching in the summer Board Bulletin, Jack Gould, Board Member at Ashton Pioneer Homes, answers a few questions about being a younger tenant board member and promoting diversity on boards.

Tagged with: Governance, Member blog

Celebrating 10 years of Genfactor: a talent show that teaches young people essential life skills

Celebrating 10 years of Genfactor: a talent show that teaches young people essential life skills

28 May 2019

Ashleigh Powney is Communications Assistant at Gentoo
Genfactor was created in 2009 by Gentoo Group to give young people living or studying in Sunderland the opportunity to develop their talent. Since its launch in 2009, the annual talent competition, which celebrated its 10th anniversary this year, has given those aged between 11 and 18 the opportunity to showcase their talents, whilst assisting to build their confidence and self-esteem.

Tagged with: Investing in communities, Member blog

Domestic abuse – it’s a board member issue too

Domestic abuse – it’s a board member issue too

25 February 2019

Joice Rennie, Board Member at Arches Housing in Sheffield and Vice Chair at Rykneld Homes
As board members, we have an important role to play in supporting and leading our organisations to work with others to improve services for victims of domestic abuse across the sector. We can offer our knowledge, experience, support and networks to champion the cause at board level – and a good place to start is by encouraging our organisations to Make A Stand.

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