All committee members present. Jonathan O’Byrne was present for the first item.
Support for Kevin Lee - Jonathan O’Byrne presented an update from the group formed for fund raising for Kevin Lee.
Subject to confirmation that Kevin Lee wants a role within the club and the club want him, then the aim is to raise £3800 to fund this.
Money to be raised through events and donations/sponsorships. A fund raising football match is scheduled for September and an end of season event is also scheduled. An independent website has been designed and a domain name has been purchased. Bank accounts are in the process of being set up with Barclays using the TIY mandate to speed up proceedings.
T-shirts have been designed and a full launch is due for the end of June.
Trust In Yellow will be running another prediction competition this coming season but it will be different to the last five seasons.
This time supporters will be asked to predict the outcome of 25 events in the season from a range of areas such as who will win the Premiership etc etc.
Entry forms are available by downloading the form using the link at the bottom of this article. Alternatively, you can contact Rob Urwin via e-mail at email@example.com Entry costs just £1 and the winner will receive a 50/50 split of the prize pool.
The Closing date for entries is 3pm on Saturday August 11th. Hard copy entry forms will be available at all our friendlies and entries can either be mailed to Rob or handed in to the Club Shop.
Have a Go and get your friends and colleagues to enter as well, the more that enter the bigger the prize pool.
Apologies from board members: Paul I, Andy K.
1. Minutes of last meeting and matters arising
2. Treasurer’s Report
The Trust’s current balance is £23,076, with net funds available totalling £22,372.
The next members’ meeting of TIY is on Thursday, 24th May at 7-30pm in the Grandstand Bar.
There are a number of important issues to discuss so we hope as any members as possible will attend