Society Board Update Print This Post

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.

Situations vacant on Society Board Print This Post

There are several important issues on the agenda of the forthcoming General meeting on 27th June, one of which is the need to elect two people to fill posts on the Society Board. Read the rest of this entry »

Statement From Chairman Print This Post

Some of you may be aware that I have been fortunate enough to have been employed as a caseworker for “Supporters Direct”, the company that helps Trusts start, grow and flourish. In light of my new job it seems inappropriate to remain as Chairman of the Raith Trust as there could be a perception of possible conflict of interests. This is especially true as I now find large amounts of my evenings and weekends taken up trying to help others achieve what we have achieved. I’m sad to be stepping down but I believe it is in the best interests of our Trust to do so. Read the rest of this entry »

Trust Board Meeting, 21st May 2002 Print This Post

Present: James Proctor, Blair White, Tom Phillips, Chris McFarlane, Neil Langtree, George Howie, Collas Pilmer

Invited: John Litster, Dave Boyle (from Supporters’ Direct)

Apologies: Eddie Doig Read the rest of this entry »

Trust Board Meeting, 9th April 2002 Print This Post

Present – James Proctor, Blair White, George Howie, Tom Phillips, Neil Langtree, Chris McFarlane, Collas Pilmer

Apologies – Eddie Doig Read the rest of this entry »

General Meeting, 14th March 2002 Print This Post

Venue: Raith Suite, Stark’s Park, Pratt Street, Kirkcaldy

Present: R Budd, T Cunningham, E Doig, I Ferguson, K Fraser, D Hossack, G Howie, J Knight, N Langtree, J Mainland, G Mayes, C McFarlane, M Melville, D Morrison, G Peattie, M Penman, C Pilmer, J Proctor, A Proctor, G Quinn, R Robson, A Russell, B Smith, B White.

Apologies: J Clark, D Gourlay, B Henderson, G Meldrum, A Nicholson, T Phillips, A Thomson, C Thomson. Read the rest of this entry »

Supporters Direct Funding For Scotland Print This Post

The Scottish Executive’s Sports Minister Mike Watson today announced a funding package to extend Supporters Direct into Scotland.

Funding of £75,000 has been announced for this year in order to employ a Supporters Direct worker and make available a small grants scheme.

Raith Rovers Independent Supporters Society welcomes this move and you can be assured that we will be investigating our eligibility to any of these funds.

Trust Board Meeting, 5th February 2002 Print This Post

Present: James Proctor, Blair White, Tom Phillips, Chris McFarlane, Neil Langtree, George Howie, Eddie Doig Read the rest of this entry »

Trust Funds Reach £10,000 Print This Post

In contrast to the fortunes of the team this season, the Supporters’ Trust is on an upward trajectory. The Trust recently broke the £10,000 barrier with the majority of these funds coming from ordinary supporters of the club. Read the rest of this entry »

Trust Board Meeting, 4th December 2001 Print This Post

Present: James Proctor, Blair White, Garry Fyfe, Tom Phillips
Apologies: Neil Langtree, George Howie Read the rest of this entry »