Starting a new Volunteer or Friends group

Constitution and Governance

Internal Group communications

Sometimes it isn’t possible to have a group discussion or hold a meeting face-to-face. Some digital alternatives include:

  • Mailerlite (newsletters and email marketing)
  • WhatsApp (fast, simple and secure messaging
  • Zoom (video meetings)

Data Protection

Personal data is information about a person which is identifiable as being about them, either electronically or on paper. The Data Protection Act 2018 sets out rules for people who store data about living people and gives rights to those people whose data has been collected.


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