Third Sector Leaders Kirklees AGM and Members Meeting
You are invited to attend the Third Sector Leaders Kirklees Annual General Meeting.
With key Council staff and local Third Sector leaders from across Kirklees in attendance, this years AGM offers you a great opportunity to network with people who can really make a difference to your organisational planning for 2017.
We are delighted to announce that this year we have Erwin James as our key note speaker he will be talking about the impact that the Third Sector can have in turning around people's lives and how important it is that the sector is there to provide support for those in need.
Erwin is a Guardian columnist and Editor in Chief of Inside Time, the national newspaper for people in prison. He became a writer in prison where he served 20 years of a life sentence. He is the author of three books: A Life Inside – A Prisoners Notebook, (Atlantic, 2003), The Home Stretch – From Prison to Parole, (Atlantic, 2005) and Redeemable – a Memoir of Darkness and Hope (Bloomsbury, Feb 2016). He is also a trustee of the Prison Reform Trust and a patron of the charities: Create, Blue Sky, Human Writes, the Writers in Prison Foundation, and the Prison Phoenix Trust. He is a Fellow of the RSA and an Honorary Master of the Open University. http://erwinjames.co.uk/biog.html
The meeting starts at 1pm with a Malaysian street food lunch provided by http://www.dapurmalaysia.co.uk/ Please inform firstname.lastname@example.org of any dietary requirements.
A TSL members meeting will follow the AGM and if you are not already a member and interested in learning more about how membership can benefit your organisation please feel free to join us.
Please RSVP if you wish to attend.