Monday evening saw the first meeting( via Zoom) of the new board.
The first item on the agenda was to welcome new board members Matty White and Simon Dawson onto the board, and then to sort who does what in the coming year.
The officers for the year were agreed as follows:-
Chair: Pete Towey
Vice Chair: John Giles
Treasurer : Andy Burt
Membership Officer: Damian Beaumont
Media & Comms: Ian Brown
Fund Raising Officer: Katye Ebbage
Co-options: Paul Thompson was welcomed back onto the board as Co-opted member.
Caroline Burt continues as the Cooperative`s Independent Secretary.
Top of the list of matters the new board will be pursuing is a meeting with the Club, and preliminary contacts have been made in this regard- further details will follow as soon as available.
We will also be looking to continue our successful Community Ticketing Initiative which will run alongside the Clubs own scheme. We will be offering 1800 tickets to local junior sports clubs to further boost our growing fan base. Again .more details soon!
Regarding the Danny Bergara Statue Appeal it was noted with pleasure that the fund had reached £13671 in a relatively short space of time, and it was agreed that circa £2500 from the surplus generated by the Hatters Half Marathon be moved over taking the fund beyond £16k.
Your Ideal Xmas Gift !
Yes, with a home tie secured in the FA Trophy against Grimsby Town, you will be able to pick up one of our brilliant Limited Edition Commemorative Mugs containing Steve Ridgeway`s terrific artwork of the old Railway End Gates in time for Xmas.
We have just 50 left and, pre-match, Saturday 18 December is the last chance for you to obtain one before Xmas- for just £10.
We will be on the Grassy Knoll from 1 o`clock until 2.25 before the game so please seek us out and pick up this fantastic gift all the proceeds from the sale of mugs goes into the Danny Bergara Statue Fund and we have donated over £1400 via this route, with your support, so far!
See you on the 18th then !
Also Upcoming Soon !!!!......
We will be running a special `Make Us An Offer` featuring 2 really top class items in support of the Danny Bergara Statue Appeal.
The effort will start on 9 December continuing until noon on Sunday 19 December.
We are sure that these items will create massive interest!
More details on 9 December!
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