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SFU Childcare Society - Tentative Agreement Zoom Meeting and Electronic Voting - BCGEU

Date: Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

The ratification meeting for the tentative agreement will take place via Zoom on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. You may participate via video or call. The coordinates of the ratification meeting are as follows: 

When: Wednesday, September 16 , 2020
Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Reagan Belan is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting:

Topic: SFUCCS Ratification Meeting 
Time: Sep 16, 2020 06:30 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
(please see email sent on September 16)

The tentative agreement is attached here for your information. The Bargaining Committee recommends acceptance of the tentative agreement. 

Please email any questions that you have to [email protected] by Tuesday, September 15th. Please put SFUCCS in the subject area. We will try to group your questions by topic as we would like to respond to as many of your questions as possible. We will also allow time for questions on the zoom meeting/call.

It is important that you attend the zoom meeting/call, as the Negotiator will review the tentative agreement improvements and changes and you will have the opportunity to hear members' questions and the responses to these questions. 

The agenda of the ratification meeting is as follows:

  • Greetings & Land Acknowledgement
  • Introduction of Bargaining Committee
  • Review of Tentative Agreement
  • Responses to emailed questions
  • Questions from members at the meeting
  • Closing

Voting Will be Conducted Electronically

The BCGEU is pleased to offer electronic balloting for this ratification process. You will receive an email on September 17, 2020, with a link to vote online and your unique voting credentials. Please participate and vote. This will be the only method for casting your ballot. If you know of another member that did not receive credentials to vote because we do not have their email address, please tell them to immediately contact [email protected].

Deadline to cast your electronic vote is 5 p.m. on Sunday, September 27, 2020

To help ensure you receive a copy of future updates, please provide a personal email address to the BCGEU at If we already have an email address on file for you and you wish to edit or update any of your existing contact information, you can use the same form.

The Bargaining Committee supports the tentative agreement and recommends that you vote in favour of the tentative agreement. 
In solidarity,

Patty Bates, Bargaining Committee Member
Nita Pedersen, Bargaining Committee Member
Taylor Kriese, Bargaining Committee Member
Kay Sinclair, BCGEU Staff Representative
Reagan Belan, BCGEU Staff Representative

Download PDF of notice here