Archive for the ‘Trust News’ Category

Match Ball Sponsorship

Sunday, August 10th, 2003

RRFC v St Mirren, 9th August 2003


Trust members with their guests

 

The Trust promoted itself to a crowd of over 3,000 at the opening game of Rovers first season back in the First Division by sponsoring the match ball, which was presented to the Trust members after the game by Ryan Blackadder. (more…)

Fans Survey Report

Friday, July 18th, 2003

Click here to download or open the original survey form

“The best argument against democracy is a five minute conversation with the average voter.” ~ Sir Winston Churchill

“Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.”
~ Albert Camus

Take your pick from these two greats but in their own way they were both alluding to one of the biggest results of the recent Raith Trust organised Fans’ Survey. (more…)

AGM 2003 Report

Tuesday, June 10th, 2003

A successful annual general meeting was held in the Raith Suite at Stark’s Park on Thursday 29th May 2003.

Members who attended heard a presentation from Ken Foster (Cassandra Research) on the Fans Survey carried out by the Trust during the season. Lots of facts and figures were presented which led to a number of questions and some discussion on the facts raised and the way forward. (more…)

Progress Report 2002/2003

Thursday, May 1st, 2003

We have pleasure in presenting a report on our progress during the period 1 April 2002 to 31 March 2003. (more…)

Fans Survey Well Received

Saturday, March 8th, 2003

The Raith Trust Fans Survey was well received by the Rovers support at the Cowdenbeath game on 8th March 2003.

Four hundred questionnaires were handed out in both the South and Main stands in record time and the number of completed surveys returned on the day more than exceeded the expectations of the Trust Board. (more…)

Business Plan Comes Together

Saturday, November 30th, 2002

The Trust business plan working group has been meeting regularly over the last few months and with the valuable input of skilled individuals who have offered their assistance, a draft business plan for Raith Rovers Football club has been devised.

This draft business plan will be reviewed on a regular basis to update the information within it and to assess its viability given the ever-changing situation both at the club and in Scottish football generally.

If you feel you have skills to offer the Trust with any of its plans please let us know.

Trust Membership Hits 100

Monday, September 30th, 2002

Membership of the Raith Trust climbed above 100 at the official launch on 27th November.

The meeting in the Parkway Hotel was very well attended by Rovers fans celebrating the 8th anniversary of the Coca-Cola Cup win and wanting to find out more about the Trust aims. (more…)

Trust Helps Promotion Push

Thursday, September 5th, 2002

The Supporters’ Trust has made another significant effort to help Raith Rovers.

After a democratic vote of all members it was agreed to purchase a further 5,000 shares and to contribute to the club for the remainder of this season. (more…)

Raith Suite Open To Members

Thursday, August 15th, 2002

In a joint venture with the The Supporters Club and The 200 Club, Raith Trust members now have full use of The Raith Suite before and after games on match day.



  • Simply enter the ground by the main stand turnstiles
  • If you intend to transfer to the South Stand before the game state this to the turnstile operator and he will issue you with a transfer voucher
  • To gain admission to the Raith Suite show your Trust membership card
  • Guests can be admitted upon payment of a £1 temporary membership fee at the door



We are sure that you will agree this is a valuable addition to the benefits of being a Trust member and that your use of this facility will also assist the club.

Society Board Update

Monday, July 8th, 2002

At the recent General meeting on 27th June, George Howie, a board member, was duly elected Chairman of the Trust. Alan Russell also volunteered for election to the board and has duly taken up the role of Secretary whilst Blair White has taken on the role of Membership Secretary.

We wish them all well in their new roles.

The meeting also agreed the formation of two committees which will need the input of all fans. Details will be available soon.