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OCF's 2018 Board Elections are Coming up in October. Please take part!

Here are some important links regarding elections this year:


Membership Opportunity: Review of Part 1 of Nonprofit Association of Oregon Consultant's DRAFT Recommendations to the Board


The OCF Board has hired a consultant from the Nonprofit Association of Oregon to help give the OCF guidance and support in redefining historical decision making roles, particularly senior staff roles, including the GM. There will be a working session of the Board which will be open to members on Monday, August 20th at 5.30 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Church on the corner of Chambers and 13th street in Eugene. The purpose of this session is to review the DRAFT recommendations to the Board as necessary for feedback before finalizing the report. Below are three documents pertaining to the meeting:

Please RSVP if you will be attending: https://goo.gl/forms/MnmMSrNUiIXvnCe72

This meeting will be live-streamed. Here is the link to watch the work session: https://youtu.be/T-tTt7e3gWA

Additionally, we will have the option of attending to the meeting via GoTo Meeting. This format will allow for limited participation through typed questions and comments. We have never used GoTo Meeting for a gathering this large, so we hope it will work! Please be patient and understanding.

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone Monday Aug 20, 2018 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/873908597

You can also dial in using your phone. United States: +1 (312) 757-3121. Access Code: 873-908-597

First GoToMeeting? Let's do a quick system check:https://link.gotomeeting.com/system-check

Calendar

AUGUST 2018
4-12 CULTURE JAM
06 Board of Directors Meeting, 7pm, Northwest Youth Corps, 2621 Augusta St, Eugene
08 Craft Committee, 5:30pm, OCF Office
18 Fair Evaluation Meeting, 2pm, Entertainment Firepit, Fair Site
19 Picnic at the Fair Site, 2-7pm
22 Food Committee, 5:15pm, OCF Office
26 Deadline to submit Board Candidate Statements to run for the Board of Directors
27 Diversity Task Force, 6pm, OCF Office
29 Food Committee, 5:15pm, OCF Office
31 Last day to remove all temporary booth/loft structures, personal property, ground covers
31 Booth refunds mailed

SEPTEMBER 2018
10 Board of Directors Meeting, 7pm, OCF Site
11 Community Village General Meeting, 7pm, Growers Market, 454 Willamette St, Eugene
12 Craft Committee, 5:30pm, OCF Office
16 Arbitration Training at Alice’s
20 Last day to register as a voting Fair member
24 Diversity Task Force, 6pm, OCF Office
26 Food Committee, 5:15pm, OCF Office

OCTOBER 2018
1 Last day to request an absentee ballot
1 Board of Directors Meeting, 7pm, Northwest Youth Corps, 2621 Augusta St, Eugene
9 LUMP, 7pm, OCF Office
10 Craft Committee, 5:30pm, OCF Office
11 Community Village General Meeting, 7pm, Growers Market, 454 Willamette St, Eugene
20 Annual Meeting, 6:30pm-Midnight, Whitaker Community Center, Eugene
22 Diversity Task Force, 6pm, OCF Office
27 KOCF Halloween Party, WOW Hall

NOVEMBER 2018
5 Board of Directors Meeting, 7pm, Northwest Youth Corps, 2621 Augusta St, Eugene
8 Community Village General Meeting, 7pm, Growers Market, 454 Willamette St, Eugene
13 LUMP, 7pm, OCF Office
14 Craft Committee, 5:30pm, OCF Office
15 Applications to perform at 2019 Fair available
26 Diversity Task Force, 6pm, OCF Office

DECEMBER 2018
3 Board of Directors Meeting, 7pm, Northwest Youth Corps, 2621 Augusta St, Eugene
12 Craft Committee, 5:30pm, OCF Office


YOUR FEEDBACK ON THE FAIR IS ALWAYS APPRECIATED!