UBCIC CHIEFS COUNCIL MEETING AND ELECTION INFORMATION
June 14, 2019
Dear Chiefs Council, sister organizations and friends:
The UBCIC Chiefs Council Meeting is scheduled for June 17th- June 19th, 2019. The Chiefs Council will be held at Musqueam Community Centre, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam Territory) (6735 Salish Dr, Vancouver, BC). We are pleased to inform you the UBCIC will reimburse travel and accommodation costs for the Chief or the Chief's proxy for this Chiefs Council Meeting. Attached please find a proxy template letter if required along with our membership letter.
Robert (Galagame) Chamberlin recently resigned from his position as Vice-President of the UBCIC Chiefs Council (letter attached). As per the UBCIC By-Laws, an election will be held at the Chiefs Council meeting to fill this role for the remainder of the term, until the UBCIC Chiefs Council meeting on February 27-28, 2020. Attached, please find an announcement for the Vice-President vacancy with full details. As per the By-Laws, delegates must be Full Members in good standing to vote. You will be able to pay your membership fees when you register on day one, via cheque or credit card, if you haven’t already. Alternately, you can contact Tracy Point via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or at 604-684-0231 ext. 247 to pay before 4:30 p.m. today.
We have a small block of rooms remaining at the Westin Wall Centre, Vancouver Airport under the UBCIC block. You can book your room at the Westin with this link. Please book your rooms ASAP.
Shuttle Pick-Up Times (June 17, 18, 19):
Executive Hotel Vancouver Airport Westin Wall Centre, Airport Musqueam Community Centre
7311 Westminster Hwy, Richmond 3099 Corvette Way, Richmond 6735 Salish Dr, Vancouver
7:00 a.m. 7:30 a.m. After end of meeting
Please RSVP your attendance on our event webpage https://www.ubcic.bc.ca/chiefs_council_june_2019. Attached, is an updated draft meeting agenda. We look forward to seeing you next week.Respectfully,
Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs
6735 Salish Dr
Vancouver, BC V6N 4C6
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