Volunteer Opportunity to help assist Dons Trust members

Are you passionate about football and eager to make a real difference within your community?  

If so, the Dons Trust would benefit from your assistance.  

As the supporters’ organisation which owns AFC Wimbledon football club, the Dons Trust Board is looking for a volunteer to assist our Membership Secretary in managing and processing membership applications.   

We are currently seeking one or more enthusiastic people to join our Membership team. As a volunteer, you will play a crucial role in maintaining..

Dons Trust appoints new Secretary

The Dons Trust Board are delighted to announce the appointment of a new Secretary, Andrea Knox, to work alongside George Jones who is our Assistant Secretary.

Andrea Knox is both a Solicitor and a Licensed Insolvency Practitioner. She was born around the corner in Wandsworth and worked for a number of years in the City and abroad before moving to North Wales but is still a regular visitor to London to watch AFC Wimbledon and visit family. In her..

18th December 2023 AGM

Thank you to everyone who was able to join us online or in person at the AGM on Monday 18th December 2023.

A recording of the meeting is available on the Dons Trust members’ ProBoards site at https://donstrust.boards.net/.

The results of the votes on the resolutions are here.

We hope you all have a restful break over Christmas and let’s hope the team do well. COYD!

Annual General Meeting – Monday 18 December

Annual General Meeting of the Dons Trust – 7.00pm on Monday 18 December 2023 

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Dons Trust is confirmed for 7:00pm on Monday 18 December at Plough Lane and online.

Any member wishing to propose a members resolution for consideration at the Annual General Meeting can do so with the support of 5 other Dons Trust members and these should be submitted in writing by email to secretary@thedonstrust.org by noon on Monday 20 November (28 days prior to the AGM)..

Could you be our next Secretary?

After two years in the role, Martin Newton has decided to step down from the role of Dons Trust Secretary. We thank him for his commitment to the role and his sound advice and support along the way. He will continue in post until after the end of the December AGM this year

We are now looking for a new secretary and the job description is attached here. We ideally would like to share the load and have..

Thank you to our Membership Secretary, John Stembridge

The Dons Trust Board would like to publicly thank our outgoing Membership Secretary John Stembridge, who is stepping down to enjoy a well-earned retirement. John, known as “Stembo” to many,  has been our Membership Secretary from the very beginning of the DT in 2002. He has helped the DT to navigate numerous AGMs and SGMs, handing out voting cards to allow members to vote about many issues, as well as of course issuing printed and more recently electronic membership renewals..

Meet The DTB 15 November 2023

Meet The DTB took place on 15 November with Kevin Rye and Mark Lewis from the Dons Trust Board

The topic was Communications. The session comprised a short presentation from the board members present on the subjects of the evening and comments and questions from members. The session was recorded and is available on demand. You can find the link in ProBoards. Our meetings are for Dons Trust Members only.

1st November 2023 SGM

Thank you to everyone who was able to join us online or in person at the SGM on Wednesday 1st November 2023.

A recording of the meeting is available on the Dons Trust members’ ProBoards site at  https://donstrust.boards.net/.

The results of the votes on the resolutions are here.

The board has reflected on the SGM and listened to the feedback from our members. We have also met with the Football Supporters Association (FSA). We discussed the meeting and the feedback..

Your Dons Trust October Newsletter

Dear Dons Trust member,      Welcome to October 2023’s edition of the Dons Trust Board newsletter – our monthly collection of news and stories about ongoing Dons Trust activities.     

Debt consultation survey – out now! 

As members may be aware, The Dons Trust Board (DTB) has been consulting members on the management of the debt owed to it, because of the two Plough Lane Bonds.

As part of this process, we would like to find out some more about the views..