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February 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
28 February 2018 6-9pm
401 Richmond Street W. (Suite 450)
You are invited to SAVAC’s 2018 Annual General Meeting. Meet staff, board members and learn more about what we are planning for 2018. Every year the board is elected at the Annual General Meeting, which is open to all SAVAC members.
Board members are responsible for the operation of SAVAC in accordance with our constitution, mandate and established policies. In most cases, the board will be assisted in these responsibilities by staff. No prior board experience necessary. Some volunteer experience with SAVAC is beneficial, but not required. All interested candidates must complete the SAVAC Board Nomination Form. They must be nominated and seconded by members in good standing. Interested candidates must submit their completed nomination form by 14 February 2018.
Elections will occur at the Annual General Meeting on 28 February 2018 at 6:00pm, at 401 Richmond St. (Suite 450) Toronto. Candidates must attend the AGM. Please be prepared to introduce yourself to the AGM attendees, and to describe the ways in which you would be a good candidate for the SAVAC Board. Please submit the nomination form to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: Board Member Application.
Taking a page…It’s never your fault!, 2017, lightbox display, colour film transparencies, 36.75″ x 84.25” each.
The AGM will open with a public talk by Otherness, a collaboration between Toronto-based graphic-designer Marilyn Fernandes and visual artist, Pamila Matharu. Often working in an interdisciplinary practice at the intersections of art, design, and pedagogical strategies; they create installations, small-run publishing/ephemera and socially-engaged projects through their contentious lens of personal and political through the othered experience. Marilyn Fernandes is a graduate of the School of Design, George Brown College (2003) and OISE, University of Toronto (2011) and Pamila Matharu is graduate of York University (BA, BEd, 2002).
Open house with snacks, meet and greet with SAVAC team
Public talk by Otherness (Marilyn Fernandes and Pamila Matharu) – details above
Reports: A summary of our activities in 2016, including programming, budgets, grants, etc. Report back from the auditor
Looking Ahead: Staff will preview upcoming activity for 2017
Election of New Board Members: New board members will be elected. Nominate/Apply