The VANEL Annual General Meeting (AGM) is on 12th October

The VANEL Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place on 12th October 2017 at West Marsh Community Centre, Beeson Street, Grimsby at 12 noon.

All Members and Friends of VANEL are invited to attend our AGM.

The AGM will begin at 12noon and will be completed by 12.30pm. Refreshments and a light buffet will be available immediately afterwards.

The agenda for the AGM will be:
1. Apologies
2. Minutes of 2016 AGM
3. Matters Arising
4. Annual Report 2016/17
5. Presentation of 2016/17 Accounts
6. Appointment of Auditors 2017/18
7. Membership Fees for 2018
8. Election of Executive Committee
9. Any Other Notified Business

VANEL Member organisations have voting rights but staff and volunteers from all our Members and Friends are invited to attend, support us and hear what we’ve been up to.

Formal invitations have already gone out to all Members and Friends. If you’ve not received yours then please contact Karl Elliott at VANEL (email) as it is possible that we have the wrong key contact for your organisation.

Please let us know if you are or are not able to attend on the day. Call 01472 231123, speak to Peter or email Karl ( or contact

Keep an eye on our information page for further details.

An Annual Report for 2016-17 will be published shortly.

On the day of the AGM there will be a wider, funding focused event taking place in the morning and afternoon either side of the main AGM. From 10am – 2pm we are holding a day of Funding Surgery 1:1 appointments with 5-6 key funders. Further details of this will be published separately.

Any questions about the AGM or the other activities on the 12th October, please get in touch.

See you at the AGM.