If you have other questions, please feel free to reach out, or post them here. Additionally, the council recruited and appointed folx to the moderator team, who may or may not have also been dating a frenchman Montgomery AL distance members. We are making changes to the structure of the group, and in order for these changes to happen we need YOU to participate.
Our goal is that the Board be representative of and responsive to the community we serve. We need new voices, new perspectives, and more transparency. We are currently working out the logistical details of this process, and it will happen over time to preserve the institutional knowledge of our current admin members, we ask that you be patient with and participate in this process. All of the existing members of the council will become board members but will rotate off the board over the next several years.
Additionally, the current council elected to add Kelsey Rose to the Board. She has been instrumental in crafting our by-laws and helping us organize this process, and she adds invaluable expertise and diversity to Atlanta ks hookup team. Once we finalize our election procedure we will post it publicly, in addition to clear instructions on how to self-nominate; look for this free dirt Brownsville TX the first of August. Board positions will be determined by internal board elections after the five additional seats are filled from the community.
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We have decided that we need to create a formal structure in our board to better meet our goals. There are also 5 Committee Chair positions, who will create committees at their discretion with occasional input from the Board.
The remaining 6 positions will be Members at Large — Board members who have voting power, and who will serve on the ly listed committees. Becoming a non-profit will enable dating to separate the entity that is UPS legally and financially from the individual board members, which better enables rotating leadership, and provides some financial benefits to the organization, especially regarding education and outreach.
Change 4: Increased Transparency We will have quarterly Board meetingstwo of which will be open to the community, and will specifically have time dedicated for community members to voice polyamorous questions, concerns, hopes and ideas. The minutes from ALL UPS board meetings will be publicly available with Provo exception of confidential reported information from UPS membersas will i Murfreesboro TN seeking a girl for friendship documents.
All funds raised from Blind date in San Bernardino functions will be used to support our work in the community — primarily registration fees for Pride festivals around the state and organizing community training and education. Regarding funding under this new structure, at this point UPS Prom is our only fundraiser, though this may change, depending on the decisions the Board members make with input from the community in the future.
The privacy of the members of the group will not be affected by these changes. The names of the Operating Committee of the Board will be a matter of public record, and the Forum Committee Chair will be publicly visible as an admin of the Facebook discussion group. Other Board members can choose to keep their names private.
Everyone else stays exactly as they are. What you can expect soon: Multiamory has given us permission to build our Community Guidelines from the community posting guidelines for their private Facebook group. We will tailor them to our community. These will hopefully be finalized and available free party lines Houston the next two weeks.
Our By-Laws, Election Process, and other policies will hopefully be finalized within the next 30 days. All of these will be available in a central location and will lithuanian dating Gulfport announced when they are published.
Finally, we hope that you, our community, continue to be engaged with this process. That you nominate yourself for a board position, or moderator position and that you participate in elections. We hope that you continue to ask questions, demand answers, suggest policies, and ask for what you need.
We hope that you continue to find the support, space, and growth you are looking for in this group. Most of the admin team met with outside consultants this weekend June to accomplish the following:.
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