AGM Poster banner 2016

AGM & Spring Seminar (March 5, 2016)

*ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED* Please contact the FOCA Office for any last-minute assistance: 705-749-3622 (during business hours only).

Join us for the 2016 FOCA Annual General Meeting and Spring Members’ Seminar!

AGM Poster 2016When & Where: Saturday, March 5th, 2016

9:30am to 3:30pm at the Vaughan Estate, Toronto – LOWER level (new room this year)

About the Event:

In addition to the AGM Business Meeting (see business to be conducted, below, as well as “Who can vote”), we will be presenting the FOCA Achievement Award to a member Association at this event, and providing an update on FOCA’s priorities for 2016.

Dave Meslin

Guest Speaker: Dave Meslin

Our guest speaker is Dave Meslin, an artist and community catalyst who inspires better engagement between governments and citizens.

Also on the Agenda: Municipal Property Assessment Corporation: 2016 – a re-assessment year, by Carla Nell, VP of MPAC Stakeholder Relations

Thank you to our event Sponsor, Hydro One!

Thank you to our event Sponsor, Hydro One!

Due to overwhelmingly positive feedback from our 2015 Fall Seminar attendees, we have built in time at the 2016 Spring Seminar event for peer-sharing of more success stories from your fellow Association members!


Online registration closes Tuesday, March 1st at 11:00am, or as soon as available space has been filled:

*ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. See top of this post for more info.*

$50.00  (price is per person and includes seminars, onsite parking, coffee and a light lunch)

Thank you to our lunch sponsor, Yamaha Canada!

Thank you to our lunch sponsor, Yamaha Canada!

If you need assistance with your registration, please call the FOCA office during business hours (705-749-3622)


AGM = Business Meeting portion of the day (@ 1:00 pm)
This meeting of members is convened to consider the following business of the Federation of Ontario Cottagers’ Associations:

  1. To ratify the minutes of the FOCA Annual Meeting held on March 7, 2015.
  2. To approve the audited Financial Statements of FOCA for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015.
  3. To approve the slate of Directors recommended by the FOCA Nominating committee.
  4. To approve amendments to FOCA’s bylaws.
  5. Any other matters that may come before the said meeting.

AGMBackground material for the above items will be provided to attendees at the AGM. Members may click here to access these files digitally in advance of the meeting (FOCA Member Login is required), or contact the FOCA office during business hours for assistance: info@foca.on.ca  705-749-3622.

Who can vote in the AGM? One vote card for the business meeting will be distributed to each FOCA Member Association in good standing. (Note: Individual Supporters and Supporting Groups do not receive a vote.)

Michelle LewinAGM & Spring Seminar (March 5, 2016)