Putting yourself forward for consideration or responding positively to an invitation to become a trustee of a charity is a very important and needed act of civic responsibility.
According to this resource it would be strongly recommended that you do some homework and research before you accept an appointment as a charity trustee. You should ask these 10 key questions. The questions can apply to the board of any company, but they have been developed particularly, for charity boards.
Read the article here: 10 Questions to ask before agreeing to become a Charity Trustee 2023