September GMM: Tentative Agenda

General Membership Meeting
Wednesday, September 28
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Accolade East 004

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Tentative Agenda:

  1. Roll call of officers (5 mins)
  2. Reading of the Equality Statement (3 mins)
  3. Reading of the Mississauga Land Acknowledgement (2 mins)
  4. Approval of Agenda (5 mins)
  5. Reading and Approval of minutes (15 mins)
  6. Notices (5 mins)
    1. Donation to “CHILE: SEPTEMBER 11TH, 1973– Black Bird Liberation Cinema Film Screenings” (Amount to be determined by the membership)
  7. Anti-o training / political education
  8. Treasurer’s Report
  9. Nominations, Elections or Installations
    1. Committee elections
    2. Conference delegate elections
    3. Electing the CUPE 3903 Delegate on the Regenesis Housing Committee
  10. Unfinished Business
    1. Donation to “York Graduate Conference in Philosophy: Memory & Social Cognition” ($200)
    2. Donation to “International Campaign Against the War on the People of India (Toronto)” ($500)
    3. Donation to “Vision(s) of Politics: The Thought of Sheldon Wolin Conference” ($240)
    4. Donation to “The Grassy Narrows River Run 2016” ($2000)
    5. Donation to the “2nd Tamil Studies Symposium” at York ($1500)
    6. Donation to “the South Asia Research group (SARG) at York Centre for Asian Research for the event “Caste in the Diaspora: Oral Histories of South Asians in Canada” ($1000)
  11. Matters Arising
    1. Motion to destroy the ballots from the April GMM
    2. Donation to Citizen film project ($1000)
    3. Donation to OPIRG at U of T Disorientation 2016
    4. Donation to Justice for Migrant Workers’ Long March
    5. Donation to Regenesis York affordable housing project ($1000)
    6. Donation to 15 Years of War in Afghanistan ($500)
    7. Endorsement for 15 Years of War in Afghanistan
    8. Endorsement for Justice for Migrant Workers Long March
    9. Endorsement for The Real Food Real Jobs Coalition
  12. New Business
  13. Reports of committees and delegates
    1. Approval of Communications Committee budget
    2. Stewards’ Council
    3. TFAC
    4. Strike Hardship Fund Report
  14. Executive Reports
  15. Good of the Union
  16. Adjournment

Please contact Sheila Wilmot at or at 416-736-5154 ext. 3 if you require any of the following: ASL interpretation, reimbursement for childcare/caregiver/attendant care, and/or transportation costs for members who are unable to secure Wheel-Trans, or other requests for accommodation.