AGM 2014

The 2014 AGM featured:

  • Accountability report & general update from NaSFA committee
  • NaSFA Committee 2014-15 election
  • RAG Conference 2015 host election
  • Discussions around key student fundraising issues

 

National Student Fundraising Association AGM

AGENDA

27th August 2014

 

Section 1 - Report & Accountability (35 mins for session)

Introduction [Chair] - 5 mins

Committee Report [NaSFA Committee] - 15 mins

Question & Answer Session - 15 mins

 

Session 2 - Discussion Points (30 mins)

For each point a short speech will be made by the person proposing the agenda item. Then, a few questions/comments will be taken from the floor. Due to time constraints everyone may not be able to speak. Each discussion will have a minimum of 5 minutes unless no one else wishes to speak before the time is up. A vote may be taken on some discussions to get a steer from those at the AGM for the incoming committee.

i. Vote on the Election Procedure for the AGM

ii. Constitution [NaSFA Committee]

The NaSFA Committee will be asking for a mandate from the AGM for next year’s NaSFA committee to conduct a consultation, drafting and the approval of establishing a constitution for NaSFA

iii. Name of Conference [NaSFA Committee]

The NaSFA Committee will be asking for a decision from the AGM regarding the name of conference

 

iv. Fundraising Total [NaSFA Committee]

NaSFA are frequently asked by RAGs and Charities if there is a National total of money raised each year, in order for this to be possible in the future we are seeking a discussion on calculating of totals to inform the work of next year’s committee - this will include presenting proposals made by Independent researchers (WIG) that was done for NaSFA

 

v. Financial Sustainability of NaSFA [NaSFA Committee]

We are seeking a discussion of possible solutions to the problem NaSFA faces regarding resources.

If you would like something to be added to the Agenda (time permitting) please email NationalSFA@gmail.com with the title of the Agenda item, the name of your institution and a short explanation of what the discussion will focus on.

 

Section 3 - NaSFA Committee Election Speeches

Each candidate will get a speech between 1-2 minutes. This is dependent on the number of candidates; candidates will be informed on the day by text around lunchtime.

 

Section 4 - Conference Hosts Election Bids

Each Candidate will have the following:

Their 90 second video will be played.

They will then get a 2 minute speech to address conference. (Max 2 people to present)

Then the candidates will take questions from the floor. Both candidates must answer the same questions, questions may not be directed at individual bids.

 

Section 5 - Closing Words [NaSFA Committee]

 

Section 6 - Voting papers to be placed into ballot boxes upon exit of the room

 

Any queries, please email nationalsfa@gmail.com or tweet us @NationalSFA