South Alive is governed by a Board of Trustees.
Beryl Wilcox, CHAIR
Paul Searancke, DEPUTY CHAIR
Trudy Saunders, TREASURER/SECRETARY
The South Invercargill Urban Rejuvenation Charitable Trust (South Alive) is led by the South Alive Trust Board and delivers projects that the community have identified as important to them. Volunteers from the community action these projects.
South Alive’s social enterprise (The Pantry) is managed by the Board of Directors of South Alive Limited. This Board of Directors reports to the South Alive Trust Board.
Profits from South Alive’s social enterprise are funneled back into the community-led projects identified in the strategic plan. This strategic plan is updated regularly with outcomes from community consultation.
Our current strategic plan covers 2020-2021. The five goals, and strategies are summarised below. All goals are determined through continual community consultation.
Goal 1 - UPGRADE - Encourage pride and wellbeing in South Invercargill by improving function and beauty
Goal 2 - COMMUNITY - Build community identification, pride, participation and connection
Goal 3 - CAPACITY - Building community capability, resourcefulness and confidence
Goal 4 - GOVERNANCE - Continue to develop governance capability of the board and South Alive as an effective organisation.
Goal 5 - SUSTAINABILITY - Maintain and further develop the community hub and a successful social enterprise business
If you would like to read the full strategic plan, please click here