2nd May the Association of Guernsey Charities AGM took place, Peter Rose stepped down as Chair (to Vice Chair) after 3 years in the role and Malcolm Woodhams was elected as the new chair. Peter made an impassioned closing statement including the role of the 3rd sector and the States poor progress on the social compact, gift aid and payroll giving . You can read his statement on our blog and also details of:
- 2017 grant applications, 4 times oversubscribed for the £220,000 and the need for a review
- 140 registered volunteers on the revamped www.volunteer.gg and www.charity.org.gg websites
- Online Giving application www.giving.gg which we are very grateful for
- Overseas Aid, the grant arrangements and much more ….
Please read the speech here