Lethbridge RWC Mtg Minutes – Apr 21 2015

In attendance: Diane White; Krysty Munns; Dorothy McRae; Stephanie Erb; Dolly Ablitt; Lyn Paterson

 Public Service Alliance of Canada

Lethbridge Women’s Committee

Monthly Meeting Minutes

April 21st, 2015                               Ohso’s Resturant (Lethbridge)

In attendance

  • Diane White
  • Krysty Munns
  • Dorothy McRae
  • Stephanie Erb
  • Dolly Ablitt
  • Lyn Paterson

Agenda

1.  Call to Order – 6:46pm

2.  Approval of the Agenda: m/s/c

K. Munns/D. McRae – carried

3.  Review and approval of the previous meeting’s minutes   m/s/c

  • Change McCrae to McRae
  • S. Erb/K.Munns – carried

4.  New business arising from the minutes

  • April 19 – Day of action – UTE wore shirts and had poster
  • Airport – get active get rewarded – collect 5 stickers for union activity enter into a draw for a big prize (2-$100 gift cards Tim Hortons/Starbucks) – every month  – send in pictures – from now until Oct 19th.

5.  Treasurer Report

     L. Paterson – $2124.10 remaining      

    Cost for international women’s day – $662.00

    Donation from PIPSC of $160 for women’s day

    With the left over funds we can purchase a new banner   

    Or purchase some signs for #votechildcare

6.  Education in Action: Guatemala 2015 Update

  • K. Munns gave a talk about her trip to Guatemala

7.  Vote Childcare 2015 – Spring into Action – PSAC week of action

        make child care an issue of the election

        engaged at the forums and when we are canvassing.

        Supports child instead of tax relief

        Days of Action

        K. Munns will be the contact for Vote Child Care2015

8.  Elections

Chair:       D. McRae nominated            L. Paterson, D. White seconds          acclaimed

Vice-Chair: D. White nominated              D. McRae, S. Erb Seconds                acclaimed

Secretary:  K. Munns nominated            D. White, S. Erb seconds                   acclaimed

Treasurer: D. white nominated               K. Munns, L. Paterson seconds        acclaimed

 

9.  Varia

        Lethbridge-East Campaign BBQ and Canvass Blitz (April 25, 2015)   631 8th St. South

        Beauty from the Inside Out Graduation went well. 

       The National Convention has been moved to the spring, bypassing the regional meetings. We as a committee see this as a concern.

 

10.  Next meeting date, time and location:

May 12th – 5:30pm

11.  Agenda for next meeting:

  • Approval of the Agenda: m/s/c
  • Review and approval of the previous meeting’s minutes
  • Financial Report

12.  Adjournment – 8:37pm

K. Munns/S. Erb/carried