Additionally, these Non-Members have completed at least 8 hours to earn a free banquet ticket. Thank-you for all of your help.
FCEA is a volunteer based organization, and we appreciate our volunteers. To show our appreciation, we have set up numerous programs o show our appreciation for our volunteers. Starting with the basic Voucher for 4 hours in a day, then a free banquet ticket for 6 hours, and the education Grant for 8 hours, and then the most honored award for the year the Volunteer of the Year, we try to make our volunteers feel like the hero's they are for the club.
Spirit of FCEA Award is given to one of the top volunteers in the club that exemplifies the spirit of volunteering and promotion of the mission of the club. This award is decided upon by the Volunteer Coordinator and the Spirit of FCEA winner from the previous year(s).
2018 - Sandy Foster
2017 - Cheryl Gaebel
2016 - The Supporting Men - Mike, Fred, Jimmy, Dave, Greg
2015 - Elaine DiMarco
2014 - Sandy Foster
2013 - Matilda Johansson
2012 - Michelle Thomas
Volunteer Requirements for Year End Awards
All members must volunteer four (4) hours at any club event during the current fiscal year to be eligible for ANY year end award. In the event that volunteer hours have not been completed, the member may sponsor the hours. Cost of sponsorship is $50.
Guidelines (updated 2020)
Volunteer time can be completed at FCEA organized events, work days, by participating on an active committee, or attending Board meetings (1 hr/meeting). Volunteers must be 14 years or older, so immediate family members may complete the required hours for younger members.
Volunteer hours will be distributed for Committee Chair and BOD service at 10 per year. Committee members will receive hours for active participation on their perspective committee turned in by the chair.
Banquet – Any member volunteering 6 hours is eligible for a free dinner at the Annual Awards Banquet. Any non-member volunteering 8 hours may surrender those hours for a free ticket to the Awards Banquet.
Volunteer Vouchers - see below
Education Grant – see below
The purpose of the FCEA Voucher program is to give members an opportunity to receive credit for hours worked at affiliated shows, and then be able to attend affiliated shows and FCEA educational activities for a reduced fee.
REQUIREMENTS for ELIGIBILITY
GUIDELINES FOR USE
The purpose of the FCEA Grant program is to reward volunteer service and promote continuing education for FCEA members.
REQUIREMENTS for ELIGIBILITY
GUIDELINES for Use
Club Approved Instructors are active members of FCEA, that have indicated that they are instructors. For the current list see Who We Are
April activities CANCELLED/POSTPONED
April 5 - Work Day @ JEF - POSTPONED
Apr 26 - Fix a Test - POSTPONED
May 9&10 - Allison Brock Dressage Clinic - POSTPONED
Sep 12&13 - George Williams Clinic
April 19 - CANCELLED
May 17 - Dr, CT, & Stadium
June 28 - Dr, CT, & Stadium
Sept 20 - Dr, CT, & Stadium
Oct 11 - Dr, CT, & Stadium
Send your schooling show scores to the Point Manager. Scores are due by Nov 30 of the competition year.
Tues., May 5-online
Tues., June 2
* Unless otherwise listed, meetings are 6pm on the first TUESDAY of each month
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