BECOME A MEMBER + VOLUNTEER
Volunteers and members are the foundation of the Chilliwack Pride Society. The Chilliwack Pride Society brings together members of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Two-Spirit community, their families, friends, allies, and supporters in celebration of the unique spirit and culture of the LGBTQ2+ community. We are only as strong as our diverse and representative membership. If you would like to be more involved with Chilliwack Pride, we welcome you!
VOLUNTEERING AND MEMBERSHIP
Anyone is welcome to volunteer. Volunteers or paying members are eligible for membership in the Chilliwack Pride Society when you:
- Support the vision, mission and values of CPS
- Meet at least one of the following criteria:
- Pay the annual membership fee of $15 (and/or)
- Contribute at least 8 hours of volunteer work to CPS in the past year
JR MEMBERSHIP: Anyone under 16 years old is eligible to become a Junior Member at no fee. CPS encourages youth to participate actively in their communities and are welcome to join our LGBTQ+ Youth Committee for ages 12 to 25.
Please complete the form below to submit your membership application. The annual membership fee is payable through PayPal or Interac e-Transfer (firstname.lastname@example.org) after registering as a volunteer member below.
Membership is based upon the approval of the Board of Directors. You will receive an email of Membership Approval after this has been completed. Memberships remain in good standing until the termination of the AGM of the year in which the application was approved. Memberships can be renewed for the following year at the AGM for those in attendance.
RIGHTS OF MEMBERS
Every member in good standing is entitled to:
- Receive notice, attend and vote in person or by proxy at General Meetings.
- Run for election to the CPS Board of Directors.
- All other rights are afforded in the Societies Act.
Membership in the Society is not transferrable.