Organization Oral Report to Provincial Convention 2016 – Evelyn Rigby
How many Presidents-
April and May were exciting months for me. President Pat gave me the opportunity to give a leadership workshop at three other conventions: Prince George at (Fort St John), Kamloops (Kamloops) and Victoria (Courtenay). It was heart-
Before concluding my term, I did what I did at its outset. I checked our Constitution and By-
(a) recruit and maintain membership (b) leadership development
(c) League Resource Material (d) annual reports, and
(e) life membership.
I covered them all in my communiques, and if the results were not as good as I had hoped, I suspect they might have been a lot worse if I hadn’t tried. Ours is not the only voluntary organization experiencing membership losses.
While we have traditionally offered workshops at diocesan conventions, the new Provincial League Development fund (LDF) permits us to give extra workshops to members at parish and diocesan levels at other times of the year. If your parish or diocesan council would like a workshop on any aspect of the League, please apply. We need six weeks’ notice to set everything in motion. We provide the presenters, usually one provincial and one diocesan officer and we prepare a workshop tailored to your needs. You will find the application forms posted on our website: www.bcyukoncwl.com.
In closing, my only recommendation is that if anyone encourages you to run for President-