As a registered charitable organization, and as per the by-laws of the organization, the governance of Southern Frontenac Community Services Corporation (SFCSC) is led by a Board of Directors elected by and from the Members of the Corporation.
Membership is an important part of being a non-profit, community-based organization. It allows people in our community to contribute to the work of the organization, ensures that the work we do reflects the needs of the community, and keeps us accountable to the people we serve.
The most important part of being a member of SFCSC is being able to contribute to enhancing the quality of life in your community by supporting the work we do.
Your SFCSC Membership also includes free participation in all regular activities hosted by the Grace Social Activity Centre. This new initiative engages seniors to provide volunteer leadership to develop and offer a variety of social programs for seniors – including book clubs, fitness programs, games clubs, guest speakers, film screenings, language and arts instruction….and much more. Visit www.sfcsc.ca/gsac for more info.
Here is what is included in your SFCSC Membership:
The right to vote at all SFCSC members’ meetings, including the Annual General Meeting held in June each year
The right to run for a position as a Director on the Board to help govern the organization
Recognition as a member in our annual report and listed on our website
Advance notice of special events hosted by SFCSC or its partners
Our quarterly newsletter SFCSCNews by email or regular mail, plus monthly updates
The opportunity to rent Grace Hall for special events at a 20% member discount
Free participation in all regular activities hosted by the Grace Social Activity Centre – you will receive a membership bracelet and monthly calendar of activities
Occasional member-only discounts or specials at Good Graces Café
How to become a member
To renew your membership, or to become a new member, simply download the Membership Form, complete it and send it to SFCSC or drop it off in person to us at the Grace Centre, 4295 Stage Coach Road, Sydenham, Ontario.