Disaster Aid UK & Ireland is a partner member of the Disaster Aid International Group. Because of its earlier history, Disaster Aid UK & Ireland and LifeBox are trading names of Rotary Emergency Box Trust, charitable company number 5003026, charity commission registration number 1103165.
Board meetings of the trustees are held at least once every 2 months under the responsibility of the Chairman or the Deputy Chairman:
Chairman: Robert Strachan
Deputy Chairman: Pam Joyce
and the seven other Trustees:
Company Secretary: Tracey Booth
Administrator: Jill Bates
In addition to our non-Rotarian members and supporters who come from many different disciplines, individual Rotarians from the following clubs are also members of Disaster Aid UK & Ireland:
Rotary Club of Altrincham
Rotary Club of Denton & Audenshaw
Rotary Club of Dublin Viking
Rotary Club of Eccleshall Mercia
Rotary Club of Golborne Lightshaw
Rotary Club of Gourock
Rotary Club of Nantwich
Rotary Club of New Mills Marple & District
Rotary Club of Newton le Willows
Rotary Club of Northwich
Rotary Club of Poynton & District
Rotary Club of St Helens
Rotary Club of Wolverhampton St. Georges
All members are welcome to meet the Trustees in bi-monthly General Meetings to discuss fund-raising, promotion and general development issues.
General Meetings nomaly take place on the 3rd Thursdays of February, April, June *, August, and October. The Trustees also meet privately every 3rd Thursday (with the exception of December) with meetings taking place after the General Meeting on dates when the two meetings coincide.
A SGM is scheduled for the 3rd Thursday of February when members will be asked to approve the accounts of the previous year, and the AGM is scheduled for the 3rd Thursday of April when all members will vote to elect Trustees for the coming year and conduct other annual business.