Annual General Meetings
The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Nova Scotia Rainbow Action Project Society is held within 3 months of the ending of the fiscal year on March 31st. The AGM is open to all members of the community; however only members of NSRAP are permitted to vote. The meeting includes a report on the society’s activities over the previous 12 months, a financial report from the Treasurer, and the election of the Board of Directors for the coming year.
Location: The Khyber, 1880 Hollis Street, Halifax
Date & Time: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 6pm
Join us to hear what our organization has accomplished this year, get our bylaws up to date, and elect a new Board of Directors for 2017-18!
The following special resolutions will be brought to the membership to amend the NSRAP bylaws:
NSRAP Proposed Bylaw Amendments 2017 (PDF document, please zoom in on PDF viewer)
To vote in Board elections and on bylaw amendments you must be an NSRAP member. Become a member here or sign up in person the night of the AGM.
The main entrance to the space is up 2-steps from the sidewalk on Hollis St., however The Khyber can be accessed by wheelchair/walker via a building entrance further down Hollis St. Please let us know in advance, if use of the accessible entrance is needed: 902-422-1405 or email@example.com.
There is a wheelchair accessible single-stall washroom (down the hall) and a set of multi-stall gender neutral washrooms (up a flight of stairs near The Khyber in the building).
Nominations are Open!
Are you a passionate advocate for Queer, Trans and Two-Spirit rights in Nova Scotia? Do you have skills or experience working with Boards or collectives on 2SLGBTQIA+ issues? Do you want to see NSRAP grow, change or be more active on specific issues facing our communities? Nominate yourself to join the Board of Directors for the 2017-18 year.
To Apply: fill out the online application by Friday, May 19, 2017. Applications will be reviewed by the current Board of Directors and brought forward to the Annual General Meeting for election by the membership. It is preferred that nominees are in attendance at the AGM for the vote and where they will have the opportunity to address the members. More information available on Board nominations available here or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2016 AGM was held Sunday, June 26, 2016 at 6pm at the Company House, 2202 Gottingen Street, Halifax.
- NSRAP AGM Report 2015-2016
- 2015 AGM Minutes (subject to approval 2017 AGM)
The 2015 AGM was held Sunday, May 24, 2015 at 2 p.m. at Dalhousie’s Schulich School of Law (Room 304/305, 6061 University Avenue, Halifax). Following the AGM, there will be a community conversation on inclusion within LGBTQ communities in Nova Scotia.
- NSRAP AGM Report 2014-2o15
- 2015 NSRAP AGM Minutes (approved at 2016 AGM)
The 2014 AGM will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 24, 2014 at the Local Council of Women’s House, 989 Young Avenue, Halifax. Following the AGM, there will be an information session on NSRAP’s volunteer committees.
- 2013-2014 NSRAP Annual Report (PDF, 8.75 MB)
- 2013-2014 Media Review (PDF, 7.5 MB)
- 2014 NSRAP AGM Minutes – (approved at 2015 AGM)
The 2013 AGM was held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013 at the Local Council of Women’s House, 989 Young Avenue, Halifax.
- 2012-2013 Annual Activity Report (PDF)
- 2012-2013 Media Review (PDF)
- 2012-2013 Highlights Slideshow (PowerPoint) on watch on YouTube
- 2013 AGM Minutes (approved at 2014 AGM) (PDF)
The 2012 AGM took place on June 23 at Veith House in Halifax.
- 2011-2012 Annual Activity Report (PDF)
- 2011-2012 Media Review (PDF)
- 2012 AGM Minutes (Approved at 2013 AGM) (PDF)
- 2012 AGM Community Forum Feedback (PDF)
The 2011 AGM took place on June 18th at The Company House, Gottingen Street, Halifax.
The 2010 AGM took place on June 29 at The Foggy Goggle, Argyle Street, Halifax.
The 2009 AGM took place on June 20th at Common Room – Armory Square condominiums, 5837 Cunard Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
- 2008-2009 Annual Activity Report (PDF)
- 2008-2009 Press Review (PDF)
- NSRAP2008-2009 AGM Minutes (PDF)
The 2008 AGM took place on July 5, 2008 at The Youth Project, 2281 Brunswick Street, Halifax.
The 2007 AGM took place on Saturday, June 16th, 2007 at The Youth Project, 2281 Brunswick Street, Halifax.