Scouts-L Mail Archive for October of 1998: Fw: Annual Fees
Fw: Annual Fees
Wed, 14 Oct 1998 14:44:31 +1000
I'll try to send this again.
>Our group just recently said that our members fees were to rise due to a
>shortfall. A parent forum was called with 2 months notice given to parents.
>At the meeting there was the 7 members of the committee, myself and another
>leader and 1 parent. So much for parental involvement.
>I was suggested that the $1.50 subscriptions that each youth member pays
>every section night be increased by 50 cents and that 50 cents be given to
>the group by the section to go towards covering costs of electricity and
>This comes into effect as of Jan 1 so instead of the group getting an extra
>$5.00 from parents at one time, the group gets 50cents a week from every
>youth member. This makes it a user pays system and this is much fairer in