News from General Council

Wednesday, 2 August 2017

Members of General Council discussed the Strategic Plan, promotion to Gathering and passed the budget for International Camp 2020 at their July meeting.

Tom Brooks, Trustee and member of General Council, has put together a short video explaining some of the funding numbers in the 2017 Statutory Accounts. He also makes a compelling case for increasing the amount of Gift Aid that Woodcraft collects so it's well worth watching! 

To see a copy of the draft account please click here

General council's main responsibilities are to help set and fulfil the main aims of the organisation, make sure we've enough money to do what we want, set policies, employ staff and ensure we met all our legal obligations as a registered charity. 

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