DIVISION NEWS

The latest news, opportunities and ideas for volunteers in Bath Division

Division News

The latest news, opportunities and ideas for volunteers in Bath Division

There are so many exciting things going on in our Division and beyond…

If you have a news item or opportunity that you would like to share with volunteers across Bath, please email info@girlguidingbath.org.uk

Finance policy changes

Finance policy changes

There has recently been a change to the Girlguiding finance policy. Previously the policy insisted on “dual authorisation of a transaction at the point of purchase” meaning that 2 signatories for the bank account had to approve any payments before they could be made....

Budget for the future

Budget for the future

Subscriptions will be rising by at least £7 per member in 2023. It’s really important that every unit budgets to make sure you can afford the increase.

Is your unit bank account compliant?

Is your unit bank account compliant?

Girlguiding’s finance policy states that unit bank accounts must be in the name of your unit and have 3 signatories. You can open an account with any bank or branch, but they must be a recognised and well-known brand that’s part of the Financial Services Compensation...

Preparing Unit Accounts

Preparing Unit Accounts

As we’re nearing the end of the year, it will soon be time to prepare your annual accounts. All accounts must be prepared and independently reviewed within 3 months i.e. by the end of March. If you are concerned about meeting this deadline, please contact your...

Let’s Get Social

Let’s Get Social

Follow us on Facebook and instagram to spread the word about girlguiding.

Encouraging Young Leaders

Encouraging Young Leaders

We’re offering to pay half of 2022 subscriptions for young leaders in Bath. How could you support a young leader?

Help us spread the fun

Help us spread the fun

No matter what you have planned for the next few weeks, invite us along to a unit meeting to film your girls and promote girlguiding.

Spread Some Christmas Cheer

Spread Some Christmas Cheer

Rainbows, Brownies and Guides in Bath have been invited to create a Christmas card or draw a Christmas picture for residents in local care homes.

Find out how your unit can take part…

Membership Growth and Retention Conference

Membership Growth and Retention Conference

Want to learn new techniques to recruit new girls and volunteers?

Take part in the Region’s Membership Growth and Retention Conference online on Saturday 27th November.

Find out more…

County Name when Registering for Region First Aid Courses

County Name when Registering for Region First Aid Courses

If you’re signing up for a Region First Response course, please make sure you record your division as Somerset North (not Somerset) so you’re contacted about the practical skills part of the course.

Find out more…