The 59th Annual General Meeting (AGM) for HCC was held on Thursday 31 August 2017. Of the 14 members of the Management Committee, 12 were in attendance.
Presentations on HCC’s performance were made by President, Sarah Curtis, Treasurer, David Gorton and Acting Executive Officer, Jo Rush.
The results of the AGM items on the agenda were as follows:
- Minutes of the last AGM held on 1 September 2016 were approved and adopted.
- HCC’s Financial Report for the year ended 30 June 2017 was received and adopted.
- Officers and Management Committee were elected.
After serving 8 years on HCC’s Committee, with 6 years as President, Richard Jones has decided to retire from the Committee.
Current President, Sarah Curtis thanked Richard for his hard work, dedication and commitment to HCC, stating “Thank you to past President Richard Jones, who after 6 years in the role, allowed me the good fortune of stepping into a solid base with a passionate committee and a calendar of regular and successful fundraising events. On behalf of the Committee, I would like to extend my sincere thanks for all his hard work, dedication and commitment to HCC.”
Richard was declared a Life Governor of Hawthorn Community Chest.