We also have a NWBears Club Members only Facebook Page and NWBears Yahoo group for NWBear Club current/paid members for posting news plus to communicate with each other and for timely announcements about our Club and other bear events. All Club posts are equally made on both. Membership is only $20 per year and helps pay for our storage unit ($1200+ per year), website costs ($500 per year), and cost of running the NWB Club events.
Detailed Benefits of Membership. (Only $20 for one year.)
Access to the club-wide email distribution list that is ONLY for current paid NWBears members.
Email notification and reminders about upcoming events and you can send emails to the Club! (non-spam type please)
The right to vote on issues
By leading and/or participating on committees
By presenting activities to the board
Your $20 yearly dues help the Northwest Bears operate...
Without dues paying members, the Club could not continue to plan, promote and sponsor the activities and events that impact the Bear Community and the quality of life in the Northwest through our yearly giving to Charities and in need families.
Dues pay for:
Insurance, licenses, taxes
Postage, materials and computer supplies
Storage. A 10 X 10 room
Potluck and picnic venues
Club supplied food for picnics, Thanksgiving and Christmas potlucks
Supplies for potlucks (paper plates, silverware, etc.)
Prizes, badges, patches, pins, trophies, etc.