As per Article V of ECS FC's official bylaws (found at: http://www.ecsfc.com/home/
We are proud to announce that the 2016 ECS FC Annual General Meeting will be held on Saturday August 7th at Hellbent Brewing in Lake City (13035 Lake City Way NE, Seattle, WA 98125), open to all ECS FC players, coaches, and stakeholders.
All are invited to join us before the meeting for a watch party for Sounders @ Orlando City at . The ECS FC AGM will begin upstairs right after the end of the Sounders match, at 6 PM. Hellbent is all-ages and dog-friendly, and will have food trucks in the parking lot. ECS members will receive a 15% discount as well!
In addition to speaking to the questions and comments brought forth by ECS FC players, the Board will make a presentation about the current and future state of our club and share some special news about projects that the club is undertaking.
The agenda of the meeting is as follows:
- Review of ECS FC in 2015-2016:
> State of the Club: our current teams, competitions and playing formats, number of players, teams and programs that have been dropped
> New 2016-2017 uniforms
> Supporters' Cup 2015 Seattle / 2016 Portland
> 2015 Footgolf Open
> Incorporation with Washington State
- Transition to a new ECS FC Director
- Board member changes
- 2016 events:
> Fall ECS FC Pub League
> Footgolf Open
> Expanded regular training sessions
> Application for federal 501(c)3 status, and what doors that can open for us
- Opening to questions, concerns, and comments from players (members)
Should any member wish to officially add an agenda item in advance for discussion, you may post in this thread: https://www.weareecs.com/
We will add as many of these topics as time allows. If you don't feel like posting in advance, you may still bring up the question, comment, or concern in person.
We hope to keep this meeting to no longer than an hour and a half, but will keep going up to two hours if needed.
I hope to see many of you ! This is an excellent chance to learn more what ECS FC has been able to do and to discuss what we want to see from our club during the coming months and years. Many of you are very passionate for our club, and this is a great way to be involved and give us feedback to help shape our future.