Louth Volunteer Centre AGM

On Monday, June 26th 2023, Louth Volunteer Centre held its Annual General Meeting (AGM), marking a significant milestone in the organisation's journey of fostering volunteerism and community engagement. The AGM successfully took place on Zoom, showcasing Louth Volunteer Centre in its commitment to transparency and accountability. The meeting featured the presentation of the annual report and audited accounts, highlighting the incredible impact and collaborative efforts of the organisation over the past year.

  1. Celebrating Impact:

The AGM provided a platform to reflect on the remarkable impact of Louth Volunteer Centre's activities throughout the year. The annual report showcased the diverse range of volunteer opportunities offered and the number of individuals who engaged in meaningful service within the community. It highlighted the transformative power of volunteering in addressing social issues, improving well-being, and promoting social cohesion.

The report outlined the achievements of various programs and initiatives undertaken by the centre for both volunteers and volunteer involving organisations, such as New Connections - a project highlighting equity in volunteering and social inclusion. Through these efforts, Louth Volunteer Centre has not only enhanced the lives of individuals but also contributed to the overall betterment of the community.

  1. Collaboration and Partnerships:

The AGM also emphasised the significance of collaboration and partnerships in Louth Volunteer Centre's success. The organisation recognises that addressing complex social challenges, such as responding to the crisis that followed the outbreak of war in Ukraine in 2022, requires the collective efforts of multiple stakeholders, including government agencies, nonprofits, and volunteers themselves.

The presentation of the audited accounts highlighted the financial stability and prudent management of resources by Louth Volunteer Centre. It showcased the responsible allocation of funds, ensuring that every donation and grant received was utilised efficiently to maximise impact. These financial statements instilled confidence in stakeholders, demonstrating the organisation's commitment to transparency and accountability.

Furthermore, the AGM provided an opportunity to acknowledge and express gratitude to the dedicated volunteers, staff members, and board members who have worked tirelessly to make Louth Volunteer Centre's vision a reality. Their commitment and passion have been instrumental in driving the organization's success and fostering a vibrant volunteer community.

Louth Volunteer Centre's AGM on June 26th, 2023, showcased the organisation's dedication to transparency, collaboration, and impact. The presentation of the annual report and audited accounts highlighted the tremendous achievements, collaborative efforts, and financial responsibility of the centre. It celebrated the transformative power of volunteering and the significant contributions made by volunteers, staff, and partners in creating positive change in Louth and beyond.

As Louth Volunteer Centre moves forward, it remains committed to nurturing a culture of volunteerism, fostering partnerships, and adapting to the evolving needs of the community. The AGM served as a reminder of the vital role played by volunteer organisations in building resilient and compassionate communities. With continued support and collaboration, Louth Volunteer Centre will undoubtedly continue to inspire and empower individuals to make a lasting difference in the lives of others.

Read our Annual Report 2022 here.