The day to day running and development of the Centre is spearheaded through a voluntary committee known as the MCA.
The Association is a registered charity in the UK with the Centre site and building being leased by the MCA from the Parish Council.
The Association is responsible for the internal refurbishment, staff wages and the costs associated with activities and equipment related to the Centre.
The Association has a constituted voluntary management committee made up of volunteers, centre users and representatives from Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council and also the Markfield Parish Council.
With the Centre Manager the Association's Management Committee is responsible for ensuring the day to day running of the Centre as well as its development and improvement of facilities for Centre users, the village of Markfield and surrounding rural areas
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Except where indicated members of the Centre's Management Committee are elected as Trustees at the Association's Annual General Committee normally held in May each year. Adhoc members are appointed throughout the year as appropriate.
2021/22 Markfield Community Association Management Committee/Trustees
Chair Ron Grantham (Acting Chair) Trustee
Vice Chair Vacant
Secretary Sarah Beesley Trustee
Trustee Jack Bryan Trustee
Trustee Dawn Grantham Trustee
Borough Council Representative Graeme Chilvers Trustee
Parish Council Representatives None nominated at present
As a registered charity annual returns relating to Trustees and approved finances are submitted to the Charities Commision on an annual basis usually by the end of January each year. Finances are vetted through the Association's Auditors alongside Mercenfeld Trading Ltd (the trading arm of the Association)
The Association is currently reviewing its articles of governance and related operational proceedures and policies
Mercenfeld Trading Ltd.
The Association has a trading arm registered with Companies House the Directors of this Limited Company are as follows:
Chair Jeff Moulding
Vice Chair VACANT
Company Secretary Dawn Grantham
Treasurer Ron Grantham
Member Paul Lemmon
Annual financial returns are submitted to Companies House through the Association's Auditors
The Association has a Management Agreement with Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council and Markfield Parish Council - a consultative committee (MC4) is in place to oversee this agreement. The Association's representation on this body are:
Ron Grantham Chair of MC4
Jeff Moulding Member