Fairtrade Forum Minutes – 12th March 2014


Kirriemuir Fair Trade Forum

12th March  2014       6.45pm            Old Parish 

Present:          Ronnie Proctor,Anne Pole, Catriona Duff, Clare Ross, Bob Harley, Malcolm Rooney [Chair], Mary Mays, Emily Wright, Jeanette Gaul

Apols:             Claire Broadhurst, Eric Summers, Rob Norrie & Rosie Waddell

  1. 1.                  Previous Minute

Minute of 5th February was approved

  1. 2.                  Review of Fairtrade Fortnight

The Coffee Morning worked well making £201.45 profit.  In addition the Traidcraft sales were £130.

At the next Coffee Morning we would put a note on each table describing which coffee & biscuits are being used so people know what to buy from the stall.

  1. 3.                   Update of Business Survey

Catriona reported that it is almost finished

  1. 4.                   The Goals for 2014

To gainFairtradeTownstatus

To encourageSt Andrewsand St Anthony’s Churches to appoint a rep to the Forum

To promote and continue supporting the Rice Challenge – only 15 kilos of the original 90 remain to be sold.

The next meeting will be on Wednesday 21st May 2014 from 6.30 to 7pm.

The meeting ended at 7.00pm

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