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Technology plays a pivotal role in transforming lives and communities, and our mission is to support charities and not-for-profits in maximising the impact that technology has for their beneficiaries.

By becoming a CITL member, your organisation will access a dynamic, engaged and supportive community of technologists from the UK non-profit sector, all committed to delivering life-changing outcomes for people, animals, communities and the environment.

Costing just £660 +VAT per year for any size of organisation, it represents excellent value for money. So whether you’re a returning member or a new member, don’t delay, apply for your membership today.

Download our Membership Brochure for more information, or join us now by scanning the QR code above and completing the application form.

Our Platinum Sponsors, Factory Internet, believe that education is key to forming the best level of Cyber Security awareness and strategy within your organisation. That’s why they’re hosting a condensed version of their half day Security Architecture worhshop, especially for CITL members.

So if you want to top up your knowledge, cut through the fear-mongering and gain clarity on a security approach specific to your organisation, you really must attend this workshop. will provide an educational and pragmatic view on why and how to approach your Cyber security strategy and plan for your specific risk landscape.

Factory Internet founder, Rob Morgan, will explore the following topics:
1. Why cyber security needs consideration
2. Who are the adversaries
3. What are the motivations
4. What can you do to protect yourselves and your organisation in this ever-growing Cyber threat landscape

He’ll then finish with a Q&A session, giving you an opportunity to get expert advice on the specific cyber security issues affecting you and your organisation.

With great feedback to date, attendees have left feeling well informed, armed with the knowledge they need, without too much of the scare factor! Don’t delay, book your place today by visiting the Factory Internet website.

Apollo 13 Business Simulation Workshop – 22 February 2024, The Hoxton, Southwark.

Join us on 22 February for our Apollo 13 Business Simulation workshop, sponsored by our friends at The Dot Collective. This dynamic, interactive workshop, led by the awesome Philippa Hale, will improve collaboration skills, support agile adoption, facilitate process enhancement and support the cultivation of team culture.

It’s free to attend for all Charity IT Leaders members. Book your place by scanning the QR code on the flyer. Place are limited so don’t delay – book today!

Charity IT Leaders Trustee and Executive Awayday 2024

An awayday is such a great opportunity for strategic discussions, celebrating achievements and looking to the future. Thanks to our fabulous trustees, Matt Jago, Laura Dawson, Jon Curry, Stuart McSkimming, Laura Moore, Seth Harman, Phillip Edwards, Jane Huntington, Richard Bailey and Neil Edmonds for your energy, passion, enthusiasm and expertise. It was a shame that Caroline Carruthers and Anna Hoskins weren’t able to join us, but we look forward to updating you on the outcomes of the day.

Thanks also to Neil and The Salvation Army for hosting us in their fantastic new HQ.

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What we do


    We connect our members and teams with their peers in other member organisations, enabling them to collaborate and to share knowledge, ideas and experiences


    We equip our members with the latest technical, functional and strategic knowledge that they need to succeed in the complex 21st century organisation


    We help our members reach their full potential through professional development and by supporting them to hone their leadership, people and business skills

What our members say

"Since I joined Charity IT Leaders back in 2019, I've felt blessed to be part of a supportive, expert and engaged community that I and my team can learn from as we move through our digital journey at Cats Protection. I've found the community, warm, welcoming and willing to help at every twist and turn of the way, and my thanks go out to the CITL community, management team and Trustees for all their support over the years." - Kevin Adams, Director of Digital Transformation
"It is never more important to have a good network of peers to call upon when the chips are down or you need some variety and insight to enthuse you. Charity IT Leaders has given me that network and I am always grateful for the shared understanding, insight and spark it gives me." - Laura Dawson, Former charity CIO, Fractional CIO and Consultant
Girls' Day School Trust logo "Membership of Charity IT Leaders gives me and my team unparalleled access to a supportive, engaged and expert community which enables us to learn from peers and improve IT and digital performance at the GDST." - Dan Hall, Director of IT
"Charity IT Leaders is a welcoming and supportive environment in which I have found reassurance that I’m not alone in the professional challenges that I have faced. I have found ideas, solutions and laughs from this enthusiastic group of IT leaders from varied backgrounds." - Brigid Macdonald, Head of IT