St. John’s Parish Finance Committee Meeting

14th April 2021

(Via Zoom)


1. Minutes:

  • Minutes of previous meeting were proposed, seconded and adopted.
  • Minutes of previous meeting agreed for publication.

2. Matters Arising:

  • Matters arising were discussed as they arose according to the agenda.

3. Parish Accounts: Financial reports of parish accounts (income & expenditure) for the period 01/01/21 to 31/03/2021 and a detailed comparison for the same period the previous year were presented, discussed and approved. The following items were also noted:

  • Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions, financial contributions to parish funds are, in general, significantly down.
  • Capital Fund Envelops will be distributed when Covid restrictions allow.
  • It was noted that despite the fact that Easter Offering Envelopes were not distributed this Easter, contributions from parishioners have been very good and supportive.

4. Update on Building Sub-Committee:

  • Reports were provided on ongoing parish building and maintenance matters.

5. A.O.B.

  • The recent government financial allocation for the enhancement of Tralee town is to include the development of a plaza in front of St. John’s Church.

Next Meeting: Wednesday 9th June 2021.