More information can be obtained from the president of the provincial/territorial women’s commission or from James Christie at the LPC national office.
Start a club
If you know of a group of Liberal women who might want to start a club, here’s what to do:
A club is formed when a group of at least 10 women Liberals hold a founding meeting, elect an interim executive and adopt a constitution or set of bylaws. To be recognized by the NWLC, a club must have at least 10 members; and,
- hold an annual meeting for the purpose of electing an executive;
- forward the club’s original constitution/bylaws on formation and any amendments that might be made from time to time, to the manager of the NWLC;
- forward to the NWLC manager annually: minutes of the club’s annual general meeting and a list of both executive and membership;
To be recognized by a provincial/territorial women’s Liberal commission;
- a club must be duly constituted at a formal meeting and must have at least 10 members in good standing;
- a letter asking for recognition must be sent to the national office of the Liberal Party of Canada, attention Commissions Coordinator; the letter should enclose the following documents:
- the minutes of the founding meeting indicating the date, place and names with address and telephone numbers of the people attending the meeting
- a membership list with the names, addresses and telephone numbers of the members and the executive
- the purpose of the club
- a letter signed by the club president stating that all members of the club are in good standing and are Registered Liberals.