10.30 – 11.00 Welcome, registration and refreshments with Plunkett members, staff and trustees
11.00 – 11.45 Introduction to the event and Plunkett Foundation’s Formal AGM session
11.45 – 13.00 Chaired by James Alcock, Executive Director:
Plunkett’s Centenary: Illustrated through a digital history
A presentation from James Alcock reflecting on Plunkett’s notable achievements over 100 years joined by David Button, previous Plunkett Chair and life member.
Community Business Panel: Where next for community businesses?
Kate Stewart, Director of Programmes at Power to Change, will chair a panel of community business members on exploring their support needs to build a resilient future and create vibrant and resilient rural communities.
Launch of Plunkett’s new Membership structure
Plunkett’s new membership structure will be outlined to demonstrate how it will better support the growth and development of the community business sector.
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch and networking with Plunkett members, trustees, staff and supporters
14.00 Event closes