Changes to Club Constitution and Bylaws

At the March 10, 2011 General Meeting, the members voted in favor of the following changes to our Constitution and Bylaws.  The changes have been made on this website under their respective titles and are displayed in red as follows:

CONSTITUTION

Article III MEMBERSHIP

Section II:

a)  Active Membership:  To be eligible for active membership, a member must be interested in gardening and willing to take an active part in the club.

b)  Life Membership:  To be eligible for Life Membership, an applicant must have been a member in good standing for a minimum of ten years and must be approved by the board.  Life Members may be excused from club duties if they wish; they may be active; they may vote.

Article IX NON-DISCRIMINATION

The Windermere Garden Club shall not adopt any practice, policy or procedure which would result in discrimination on the basis of gender, race or religion.

BYLAWS

Article V  DUES

Section I:  Dues for members shall be $25 per year.  Dues for Life Members shall be $100 and earmarked for a purpose consistent with the objectives of the club.  for club membership only; National and State dues must be paid annually by the life member if continued National and/or State membership is desired.  Dues from Life Memberships shall be earmarked for a purpose consistent with the objectives of the club.  Yearly dues are due and payable in March and delinquent May 15.  A late fee of $5 will be assessed for dues paid on or after May 15.  Life membership is payable one time only.

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