Edmonton RWC Mtg Notice – Jun 22 2016

Regional Women’s Committees are an integral part in ensuring our members have a local hub for political and community action and making those critical alliances with marginalized groups in our communities.

Regional Women’s Committees are an integral part in ensuring our members have a local hub for political and community action and making those critical alliances with marginalized groups in our communities.

If you are interested in working on activities that affect women, build on our strengths in the PSAC and develop partnerships with community organizations committed to issues affecting Women please join us! Please post on union bulletin boards and give wide distribution and encourage your Union Sister’s to attend. Meetings details:

Wednesday June 22, 2016
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
PSAC Regional Office – 670-10665 Jasper Avenue, T5J 3S9, Edmonton

Agenda:

1) Welcome to new participants/guests

2) Garden- it has been fully planted/seeded. Antonella would like to not lose our contact and is wondering if our group can water the garden over the summer. We would need to pick up a key from the school. – also did we hear back about a public school garden- its getting late for planting

3) tools for school – getting some backpacks with supplies together. Who can help me put the packs together? Who can help deliver?

4) Deb and Dragana went to Regional women’s conference- their report on the experience

5) signing authority still not complete

6) Charmaine to email Maryanne about the funding which requires detailed cost.

7) round table

If you would like to submit agenda items, please send an e-mail to Charmaine Nelson, RWC Chair at Charm_Star_22@hotmail.com before the close of business on June 17th, 2016.

Out of town Sister’s are invited to participate by teleconference. Please contact the Edmonton Regional Office 1-800-814-3948 to register for the teleconference.

In Solidarity,

Charmaine Nelson, RWC Chair

Darlene Lewis, RWC Vice-Chair

Dragana Ristivojevic, Secretary

Kim Haynes, RWC Treasurer