The following is a collection of guides, templates, websites and other resouces to help you to run your organisation.  The list is by no means exhaustive and is kind of an ongoing collection; we need your input to help keep our resources useful and relevant, so please do get in touch with any comments or suggestions by emailing or calling us on 020 8980 8427.

Setting up an organisation

Thinking of starting your own charity or social enterprise?  This section takes you through some of the key steps, questions and guides. 

Trustees & governance

This section is mostly aimed at trustees (or those considering joining a board) and contains guides to trusteeship, finding and inducting new trustees, running your meetings, and how to work together as an effective trustee board.  

Legal requirements

Evidence & Research

Local Knowledge, Tower Hamlets

Planning & managing projects

Campaigning & marketing


Monitoring & evaluation


Funding Sources

Financial management

Technology & communications


Employing & managing staff

This section is for people who are responsible for HR in an organisation. It includes some template policies that you can adapt for your own organisation, guides on pensions auto enrolment and contracts of employment, and some links to useful external resources.

Partnership working


General Support