A requirement for all classes of membership is paying appropriate dues as
established by the Board of Directors and ratified by a majority at the
Annual Business Meeting of the Association, which are in accordance with these bylaws.
All graduates of Chester High School and/or Green Mountain Union High
School, who have paid the appropriate dues and who agree to abide by
these bylaws shall be regular voting members. Regular voting members
shall be eligible to hold elective office. New graduates shall be exempt
from paying dues for one fiscal year following graduation from the High School.
The current annual dues for Regular Members is set at $10/person.
All individuals who have attended Chester High School and/or Green Mountain Union
High School for a period of at least three years but did not graduate from Chester
High School and/or Green Mountain Union High School, who complete an Associate
Membership application, submit the appropriate dues payment and agree to abide
by these bylaws shall be Associate members. Associate voting members shall not
be eligible to hold elective office.
The current annual dues for Associate Members will be decided at the Annual Business Meeting.
Regular and Associate members may elect to become life members by completing a Life
Membership application and submitting the appropriate dues payment.
The current one time payment for Life Membership will be decided at the Annual Business Meeting.
Honorary life membership without voting rights may be conferred upon individuals at such
time and under such terms as the Board of Directors shall determine.
If membership dues are not paid by September 1st, the individual will
not be considered a member in good standing.
Any member may resign by filing a written resignation with the Board of Directors,
but such resignation shall not relieve the member so resigning of the obligation
to pay any dues, or other charges thereto accrued and unpaid.