Format: General Meeting

AGMs, SGMs, EGMs and OGMs.
Annual, Special, Extraordinary and Ordinary General Meetings.

Food Coop – Talkin’ Coop March 2019

Food Coop – Talkin’ Coop March 2019

CLIENT

Dublin Food Co-operative Society Ltd. is member-owned and member run food cooperative, going since 1983 and now in Newmarket, Dublin 8. It’s members seek to make collective decisions by consensus. A committee (the Coordinating Body) organises the management of the organisation and staff members run the operations of the group.

BRIEF

Host an information update evening with presentations from the acting General Manager, CB Secretary and Chairperson.

GROUP DETAILS

Size: ~30
Duration: ~2 hours
Date: March 2019

Food Coop – SGM July 2018

Food Coop – SGM July 2018

CLIENT

Dublin Food Coop

BRIEF

A Special General Meeting of the members of the Dublin Food Co-operative Society Ltd., primarily to discuss matters relating to decision making for a new premises for the organisation.

A) Decision on Operating Premises

“IT IS RESOLVED, in supersession of all past motions in this regard, that the directors of the society (”The Co-ordinating Body”) are hereby fully authorised to acquire an operating premises for the purpose of carrying on the business of the society.”
Proposed by Patrick Flynn, Seconded by Sam Toland

B) Raising the Borrowing Limit of the Society

“THAT the Society’s borrowing limit be increased to €750,000 in accordance with Rule 9 (a) of the Society’s Rules.”
Proposed by Sam Toland, Seconded by Patrick Flynn

Group Size: ~100. Duration: 3 hr. Date: July 2018

Food Coop SGM – ICOS affiliation (part 2)

Food Coop SGM – ICOS affiliation (part 2)

CLIENT

Dublin Food Coop

BRIEF

The reconvened meeting from the week before. Chair the discussion and consensus decision making on the following motion.

The Dublin Food Co-operative Society Limited agrees to affiliate to the Irish Co-operative Organisation Society Limited (ICOS) until the Annual General Meeting held in 2019.

The members must agree by consensus to continued affiliation at this and all subsequent Annual General Meetings.

DETAILS

Group Size: ~20
Duration: 2 hr
Date: October 2017

 

Food Coop SGM – ICOS affiliation (part 1)

Food Coop SGM – ICOS affiliation (part 1)

CLIENT

Dublin Food Coop

BRIEF

Chair the discussion and consensus decision making on the following motion.

The Dublin Food Co-operative Society Limited agrees to affiliate to the Irish Co-operative Organisation Society Limited (ICOS) until the Annual General Meeting held in 2019.

The members must agree by consensus to continued affiliation at this and all subsequent Annual General Meetings.

DETAILS

Group Size: ~20
Duration: 2 hr
Date: October 2017

 

Food Coop – OGM autumn 2017

Food Coop – OGM autumn 2017

CLIENT

Dublin Food Co-operative Society Ltd. is member-owned and member run food cooperative, going since 1983 and now in Newmarket, Dublin 8. It’s members seek to make collective decisions by consensus. A committee (the Coordinating Body) organises the management of the organisation and staff members run the operations of the group.

BRIEF

Chair an ordinary general meeting (OGM) with a presentation from the Coordinating Body on their current and future premises situation, with two motions on the agenda for decision.

GROUP DETAILS

Size: ~60
Duration: 4 hours
Date: August 16, 2017

Food Coop – AGM spring 2017

Food Coop – AGM spring 2017

CLIENT

Dublin Food Co-operative Society Ltd. is member-owned and member run food cooperative, going since 1983 and now in Newmarket, Dublin 8. It’s members seek to make collective decisions by consensus. A committee (the Coordinating Body) organises the management of the organisation and staff members run the operations of the group.

BRIEF

Chair an annual general meeting (AGM) at a time uncertainty related to premises and future location of the coop.

GROUP DETAILS

Size: ~80
Duration: ~4 hours

Food Coop SGM – spring 2017

Food Coop SGM – spring 2017

CLIENT

Dublin Food Co-op

BRIEF

Chair an special general meeting (SGM) with a various motions for decision by the organisation. The brief called for a strong intervention at the start of the session to change the historical patterns of tone and behaviour from previous general meetings.

GROUP DETAILS

Size: ~70
Duration: 4 hours

 

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