Monday 16 Sep 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Invitation to the Brighton & Hove Food Partnership Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Monday 16th September from 6.00 – 8.00 pm, Conference Room, South Wing, Community Base, 113 Queens Road, BN1 3XG.
Every year the Food Partnership holds a public meeting (our Annual General Meeting) where an update on our work, our annual accounts and any governance questions are publicly discussed. It is also a chance for people interested in our work to meet staff and Board members and if required there will be an election for new Board members.
Anyone can attend but in order to vote at the AGM you need to register as a member of the Food Partnership. Membership is open to anyone who lives or works in Brighton & Hove and supports our vision of healthy, sustainable, fair food for all. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FPmembership
The event is free but as we are providing refreshments, please book your place in advance. The refreshments will be vegetarian but please let us know if you have any other dietary requirements.
6.00 pm Arrival and light refreshments
6.15 pm Chair’s welcome and update on the year including information about our latest campaign to increase uptake of Healthy Start Vouchers.
6.30 pm Formal business
- Minutes from last year agreed
- Election of new Board members and thank you to retiring Board members
- Presentation of Annual Accounts and opportunity for questions
- Agreement on next steps re organisational structure (see below)
- If any formal questions have been submitted these will be answered at this point
7.15 pm Close of AGM
Up to 8pm Chance to meet with staff and Board members
At the AGM anyone can ask a formal question about the way that the Food Partnership is run so long as we have received the question in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org 15 days in advance of the meeting (Sunday 1st September).
Papers (including details of a Board election) will be sent out / available from the Monday 5th September.
If you have any questions about the AGM please call 01273 234810 or email email@example.com
A reminder that we are seeking applications to the Board – more information here.
We hope to see you there.
The 2019 meeting will take place on Monday 16th September in the Conference Room at Community Base. The event is free but as we are providing refreshments, please book your place in advance via Eventbrite. The refreshments will be vegetarian but please let us know if you have any other dietary requirements.Book your place
Community Base113 Queens RoadBrightonUK
Food Partnership AGM 2019
Community Base, 113 Queens Road, Brighton, UK