AGMs play a vital democratic function. In the Strathbungo Society’s case it helps ensure we remain accountable to all of you in the local community whom we represent and is also an important means of enabling new people to get involved – without this, the Society and all the events we organise would not happen. So, please think seriously about coming along to our AGM (details below).
We try to make our AGM as informative and enjoyable as possible. It provides plenty of opportunity for people to contribute – we want your ideas – besides offering tea, coffee, a glass of wine and a chance to meet other people living in the area. This year we have arranged a speaker from Sustrans, who are leading the work on the South City Way (see here) – an opportunity to talk about other ideas for improving walking and cycling links on the southside. We will also have small group discussions about local Green Space, focusing on Queen’s Park – Glasgow City Council is currently consulting about its Open Space Strategy (see here), which is essential for everyone’s quality of life. We would like to feed your ideas and views into that with the aim of improving what we have currently.
The formal business consists of consideration of
The four office bearers act as Trustees for the Charity and report to the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator each year. We are looking for at least one new Office-Bearer, to replace our current Chair, Kevin Kane who is standing down – as he had intended to do last year – and also for new Committee Members.
The formal agenda is set out above.
If you have any questions before the meeting please contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Strathbungo Society is a registered charity and has to produce annual reports and financial statements that meet the requirements of the Office of Scottish Charity Regulator. The Report from Trustees for the year from 1st May 2016 to 30th April 2017 and the Independent Examiner’s Report on the financial statements were approved at the AGM held on 24th October 2017. They can be read or downloaded by clicking the links.
The Strathbungo Society AGM will take place on Tuesday 25th October 2015 at 7.30pm in Queen’s Park Parish Church, 170 Queens Drive, G42 8QZ.
Tea and coffee is available from 7.00pm. All residents of Strathbungo welcome. You’ll find the agenda for the meeting here, and the Trustees’ Report here.
After the very well attended AGM last year, please come and support the Society again. It’s a great chance to meet members of the Committee, get involved (there are lots of ways to support the work of the Society), meet other residents and hold the Trustees and Committee to account!
After the formal business, Jude Barber from Collective Architecture will give a presentation on the Pollokshields “charrette”, which was the community planning event that took place earlier this year and covered the Nithsdale Road/Drive/Street part of Strathbungo. Jude will focus her presentation on the Nithsdale area on both sides of the railway. It’s a great chance to hear ideas for how the area could be improved and to voice your views.
You can read the annual Trustees Report and accounts here.
2014 Trustees Report and Audited Accounts
Draft Minutes of the Strathbungo Society AGM. Please note, AGM minutes are not formally approved until the following year’s AGM. 131024 Strathbungo Society AGM 2013
You can read the Strathbungo Society’s Trustees Annual Report for 2012-13 here:Strathbungo Society Trustees Annual Report Year Ended 30 April 2013
You can read the Strathbungo Society’s Annual Accounts and Trustees Report for 2011-12 here: Accounts year ended 30 April 2012
Please note, AGM minutes are not formally approved until the following year’s AGM. 121023 Strathbungo Society AGM 2012
You can read the Strathbungo Society’s annual accounts for 2010-11 here: Accounts year ended 30 April 2011
You can see the Strathbungo Society’s Annual Accounts for 2009-10 here: Accounts year ended 30 April 2010