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President Bob McWhirter 250-537-2194
Vice President Glenn Woodley    
Treasurer Sally Walker    
Secretary Bev Byron    
Heritage Barb DeMoulin    


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Gulf Islands Branch Report 2014

During the 2013/14 year we:

• Conducted the business of the Association.  Maintained close contact with the GITA and assisted on their picket line.

• Contacted and recruited members and Invited the 2014 retirees to breakfast on September 3, 2014.  We also were a contact organization for Gulf Island retired teachers from other parts of the province and Canada.

Contacted our Local MP Elizabeth May to obtain her position on the expiring Health Accord.

• Worked in the local archives to document the history of the Gulf Islands Schools and worked with the Saltspring Conservancy to provide outdoor education programs to all the Elementary and Middle School pupils on SSI.

•Up-dated our Historical Website of the history of Gulf Islands Schools.  See

• Held three general membership meetings and four executive meetings.  Contacted members who do not live on Saltspring Island by e-mail. Held our Annual Christmas “get-together” and social.

• Maintained contact with the BCRTA

• Held our AGM and elected table officers           

• Fulfilled our financial requirements

We will have two representations at the AGM of the BCRTA.

Submitted by, R. McWhirter




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