Trustees set to be honoured at charity event

A CELEBRATORY event is being held to mark the hard work and contribution made by local charity trustees.

North Tyneside VODA is hosting the event for trustees and committee members on Wednesday from 6pm to 9pm at Wallsend’s The MEM.

Any trustees or committee members who would like to attend should contact VODA on (0191) 643 2626.

There will music, food and refreshments.

Which will be Provided by the young participants of VODA’s Summer of a Lifetime programme, part of the government’s National Citizen Service Scheme.

Carrie McKenzie, VODA’s development co-ordinator, said: “Trustees, directors and committee members all do so much hard work behind the scenes of local charities and community groups.

“We’re also keen to see how VODA can continue to support trustees in the future – whether it’s through training, advice, networks or events.”