We are seeking volunteers to strengthen the Board of Directors/Trustees and are looking for people who have a professional or commercial background. Knowledge of business management and one or more speciality such as legal, HR, financial, publicity, fundraising and administration is essential. We would also welcome professionals in eye care including doctors, consultants and ophthalmologists. Board meeting are held at 4.00pm every 8-10 weeks usually on a Thursday. Matters arising between meetings are dealt with by email. There is also a system of sub-committees who make recommendations to be ratified by the Board. Trustees are subject to DBS checks.