8th January 2018, 17:45
BULLBUILDER BREAKS FINANCIAL BOUNDARIES FOR THE BETTER
Following an outstanding year, the BullBuilder accounts for 2016/17 have now been audited and sent to BullBuilder members for approval at the AGM on 18th January.
We are delighted to declare one of the most successful years in the group's history and are proud to share with you the recent sales report. The reports included below are activities up to 31st August.
INCOME - Totaling £22,110.00 the main sources of income were;
£732.00 - Subscriptions from members,
£2763.00 - Donations,
£2951.00 - Grants received,
£6000.00 - Events - Quiz Night,
£1424.00 - Spring Ball,
£3825.00 - Batley Walk,
£4415.00 - Grant to the Academy.
Main grants included Academy Development Plan Coaching Support paid out to the Bradford Bulls Academy - total - £16,555.00.
The donations helped fund crucial improvements across a number of different sectors throughout the club, ranging from field care to training facilities;
New Gym Track,
4G Pitch hire,
Analytic System and Laptops,
Administration expenses were minimal - £192. The group also had a healthy balance of over £12,000 at the end of the financial year. In the 17 weeks since the 1st September, they have contributed a further £9086 in grants to the youth structure at the club. The main grants have been: Tackle Shields Coaching Support.
New Medical Flooring New Weights. During that 17 weeks, in addition to our regular member subscription and donations, they have supplemented an income by holding a very successful Race Night, an impromptu silent auction at the club's Anniversary Dinner and an eBay auction of Bulls shirts kindly donated by John Bastian and his team.
Everything they have done in the past few years has been made possible by the generosity of members and the incredible participation of both members and non-members in the various fund-raising activities.
The AGM will be held at Tong on the 18th January 7 pm. The formal business should be cleared quickly and will be followed by a "tour" of the training facilities conducted by John Bastian and his team. He'll be highlighting some of the equipment provided by BullBuilder.
It's not too late to join BullBuilder and sample the delights of our AGM and witness the value that Bulls fans have added to the club's youth structure. https://membermojo.co.uk/bullbuilder/joinus