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Old 01-26-2007, 09:22 AM   #1
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Provisional Charter Granted To Fcu!!!

I am pleased to annouce that the Four Corners Unit has been granted a provisional charter. What this means is we can act as an official unit until full charter is given to us at the IBT.

I think this is great news for many reasons - first it is great for us who have wanted to see this happen and second to me it shows that the WBCCI is willing to look at ways to grow its membership.

With all that is going on in the WBCCI I have asked myself why I want to be part of this organization - the reasons are several

1. When I bought my first Airstream I wanted to meet new friends of similar interests and go camping
2. The traditions that Wally established - a camping club
3. The need for a legal entity to hold rallies
4. A club that has been around a long long time
5. The memories that many have from a long long time ago

I'm sure there are many others that can be added to the list - the FCU has basically one goal - to go camping, have some fun and keep things very simple. As a side note we will use the internet to do the limited business that needs to be done.

So if you are looking to be part of the WBCCI (or are a member at large) and have not found what you are looking for, we welcome you to the

F O U R C O R N E R S U N I T !!!
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Old 01-26-2007, 09:27 AM   #2
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Hurrah and Halleluia! Great ideas and perserverance do have rewards Best wishes to all of you. We can only imagine the fun times and celebration you'll enjoy at your upcoming rally! Here's to FCU and WBCCI and a great future for both! ~G
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Old 01-26-2007, 09:27 AM   #3
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C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S ! ! !

This is wonderful news!

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Old 01-26-2007, 09:31 AM   #4
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Old 01-26-2007, 09:40 AM   #5
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Welcome aboard

This is great news.Congratulations on your provisional charter.
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Old 01-26-2007, 09:44 AM   #6
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Smile Great news!

This is wonderful news! Please tell us more about what actually happened. So far the sequence of events seems to have been,

1. Region rejected provisional charter because First Vice President decided there was no compelling reason to create another unit.

2. IBT reassured charter members that full charter application would be looked upon favorably at winter IBT.

3. Charter application withdrawn at winter IBT because name does not meet requirement of inclusion of a state name.

4. Now Region has decided to grant a provisional charter?

I agree that this is a wonderful thing--but what caused Region about-face?

And, is FCU going to add a state name in order to get a full charter at next International?

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Old 01-26-2007, 09:45 AM   #7
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WOW the region president granted the charter after all? Great work 4CU!!!! Congratulations!! Couldn't be happier for you. How do we apply for associate memberships?

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Old 01-26-2007, 09:45 AM   #8
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I am pleased to annouce that the Four Corners Unit has been granted a provisional charter. What this means is we can act as an official unit until full charter is given to us at the IBT.

So if you are looking to be part of the WBCCI (or are a member at large) and have not found what you are looking for, we welcome you to the

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What great news this is!!!
We are new members at large, have been following the situation and are considering joining the four corners unit. We intend to be at your Feb rally. More on that later.
John and Joan
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Old 01-26-2007, 09:49 AM   #9
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A Job Well Done!

Congratulations to everyone who has worked so hard for so long! You guys deserve a big pat on the back! Welcome to WBCII!

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WOW the region president granted the charter after all? Great work 4CU!!!! Congratulations!! Couldn't be happier for you. How do we apply for associate memberships?

Thank you for keeping us informed from the mid-winter IBT meeting. We now have a lot of details to work out. Put your wallet away, I did promise that I would personally pay for your first year associate membership. I am a man of my word.
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Hot durn!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Old 01-26-2007, 09:54 AM   #12
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Congrats!

All I can say is....

It's About Time!

Seriously, I hear the sound of bottles popping corks, smell ribs cooking on the grill, hear the sound of laughter, and the pitter-patter of little feet and...

No, wait. THAT is the Casinni Ranch rally group.

Anyway...CONGRATUATIONS on this significant milestone.
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Old 01-26-2007, 09:55 AM   #13
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Thumbs up Good for you!! Congratulations!

Looks like all that hard work and perseverance paid off!! Congratulations!
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Old 01-26-2007, 10:01 AM   #14
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You guys are cookin' with gas now!!!! I see some chili pepper hot rallies happenin' in the Southwest from now on.

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!


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