Get the information your organization needs to make the transition to the new Societies Act at a learning session in Castlegar, October 27.
The BC Society Act provides the rules for governance and incorporation of non-profits and this legislation is set for important changes. In this workshop, lawyer and legal expert Martha Rans of Law for Non Profits will provide an overview of the new Societies Act and will explain the bylaw and policy changes required for your organization to make the transition when the new Act is proclaimed. It will also include a questions and answer period with Martha.
This learning session is geared toward senior leadership and board members in the social service sector and is also inclusive to representatives from all sectors.
The session will be followed by access to a FREE legal clinic at lawfornonprofits.ca. This pro-bono advice clinic with legal experts will enable participants to receive further advice specific to their organization.
New Societies Act: What We Need to Know
Learning Session for Non-Profits
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
The Sandman Inn Castlegar
1944 Columbia Avenue, Castlegar
Two sessions available (content is the same):
11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. OR
1:45 to 3:45 p.m.
Coffee and tea provided. Seating is limited.
$16 for Kootenay Boundary Community Services Co-operative Members
$26 General Registration
The session is organized by Kootenay Boundary Community Services Co-operative with the support of the Columbia Basin Trust.