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Notice of BCA Annual General Meeting – December 13, 2017

Notice is hereby given to all BCA members:

Annual General Meeting and Election of Directors

Date:  Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Time:  1930h

Place:  Scottish Cultural Centre, 8886 Hudson Street, Vancouver BC

The business of the AGM will include a review of year-end 2016 Financial Statements and operations reports, as well as interim Financial Reports for 2017.  There will also be elections of the offices of Commodore, Vice Commodore, Secretary, and Treasurer.

Members interested in any of these positions are invited to submit their names to the Chair of the Nominations Committee, Past Commodore Jennifer Handley [1].  You can see the current Board of Directors [2] and learn about the responsibilities of officers in the BCA’s Bylaws and Constitution [3], Part 7 – Duties of Officers.

In addition, the Calgary Chapter,  Vancouver Island Chapter and Vancouver Chapter will each respectively present a candidate for election to the office of Chapter Vice Commodore for their chapter.

Voting may be done in person or by proxy.  Members who did not receive a Proxy form at their local November Club Night will have the opportunity to submit a Proxy by email.

The AGM will be followed by an Awards Ceremony recognizing members’ cruising achievements and service to BCA, and a potluck Christmas party (see online calendar for details re what to bring).

BCA’s Board of Directors looks forward to hosting the evening;  please show your commitment to the association by making every effort to attend and/or register your vote.  If you have any questions about the AGM, please contact Leslie Hansen [4], Commodore.