As of September 30, 2016 membership in the Whiteshell Cottagers Association has reached a record high of 2,020! A big THANK YOU to all our new and renewing members for your support. Remember that there is STRENGTH IN NUMBERS for whatever your association may be pursuing on your behalf. If you know of fellow cottagers who are not members, please encourage them to join. If you do recruit a new member, be sure to contact our General Manager Ken Sommer – WE HAVE A GIFT FOR YOU!
WCA is pleased to announce a new schedule of membership dues for your convenience and savings as follows:
Standard Membership 1 year $35
2 year $70
3 year $100
4 year $130
5 year $160
Associate Membership – $20/year
The new year is fast approaching. Use the membership form on page 6 of the Echo or go online at whiteshellcottagers.com to take out your membership at any level. Submit your request before February 28, 2017 to be entered in the Early Bird Draw….TWO TICKETS TO A JETS GAME will be yours if your name is drawn on March 1, 2017!
As a member of the WCA you:
-belong to the largest cottage owners organization in Manitoba that has successfully brought about a freeze on cottage lease fees for 2016 and a freeze on both lease and service fees for 2017 and 2018.
-may attend and vote at the Annual General meeting
-have access to exclusive features on our web site: www.whiteshellcottagers.com
-receive all five issues of our newspaper, the Whiteshell Echo
-benefit from discounted cottage/homeowners insurance with Plezia Insurance Brokers
-receive a discount on your subscription to Cottage Life Magazine
-receive a 10% discount at Mark’s on select items
As I write this, more exciting benefits are in the making – stay tuned for announcements on Facebook and our web site.
The WCA gratefully welcomes volunteers. Perhaps you have a skill that you think would be useful or you would like to donate some time to a committee. I am currently looking for volunteers to participate in a telephone membership drive in January and February. Volunteers will receive professional training AND lots of treats and fun! Contact the WCA office at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 204-487-0556 to sign up now.
Happy Holidays everyone!