Published by California Junior Livestock Association Jan/Feb 2014
FINAL 2014 POINTS ARE NOW POSTED HERE! All 2014 Members have been notified by Mail and by Email to verify your Point Total. 2014 members have until January 16, 2015 to verify points. It is the members’ responsibility to check your points and contact us by this deadline if you have any questions at all. AFTER JANUARY 16, 2015 ALL POINTS WILL STAND AS POSTED. All shows are included and your top eight shows are posted. All ties have been broken and placings are in correct order. BALLOTS have been emailed to 2014 members AND ARE POSTED ON THIS WEBSITE. We need you to vote for two fellow members in your divisions that you would like to have on the Junior Board of Directors. These two members will represent your division and will serve on the Board for two years. WE also need you to vote for Special Awards for members in your divisions. These are members who you have recognized for their hard work, sportsmanship, improvement, and herdsmanship. These awards are YOUR CHOICE and are special honors to those who receive them. Please take time to VOTE by JANUARY 20TH, 2015! You can email, mail, or fax your ballots to CJLA. (Return information is on the Ballot Pages). ESSAY CONTEST: All 2014 members are eligible to enter our Essay Contest and compete in your age division. Please check out the Contest Rules here. WIN MONEY AND PRIZES AND HAVE YOUR ESSAY PUBLISHED IN THE PACIFIC SHOWCASE MAGAZINE! Deadline to submit your ESSAY is January 20, 2015. All essays must be submitted by email and winners will be announced at the Award Banquet on February 14, 2015.
BANQUET INVITATIONS: Invitations have been mailed to all 2014 members. Please RSVP by January 26th so we can plan for our award dinner. Priority tickets go to 2014 members and their families and guests. Heidi will have a certain number of additional tickets available so please contact her if you have any questions.
SPONSORS: The CJLA relies completely on the generosity of our supporters to help with the Award Program. If you would like to help out in any way, please contact Heidi! Any amount of support is greatly appreciated and goes entirely to the awards given to our members. We also need donations to our fundraising auction that is held during the Banquet. If you have something to contribute, let us know or bring it to the banquet room prior to the dinner. We will be at the banquet hall from Friday afternoon- February 13th and all day on Saturday – February 14th. The 2014 Award Banquet will be held on February 14, 2015 at the Mid State Fairgrounds in Paso Robles. The evening activities will begin at 6:30 p.m. The Cal Poly Western Bonanza Show will be going on at the same time and location. NEWS FOR 2015: Be sure to get your 2015 membership application turned in to CJLA now so you don’t miss out on earning points at the first 2015 shows. If you use PayPal from the website to complete your payment for the membership fee, you will also need to fill out the application and either mail or email it to us so we have all the information we need to complete the process. CHECK OUT THE SANCTIONED SHOW LIST TO PLAN THE EVENTS YOU WANT TO ATTEND! There is something for everyone and you can hit them all or go to a few. The CJLA is so fortunate that so many people want to put on these shows for our youth! Please be sure to say “Thank You” and let them know you appreciate their hard work and dedication!
As always, contact us with any questions, comments, or inquiries. We want to hear from you!
Happy New Year!
***JANUARY 16TH TO VERIFY POINTS***
***JANUARY 20TH TO SUBMIT ESSAY***
***JANUARY 20TH TO SUBMIT BALLOTS***
***JANUARY 26TH TO RSVP FOR AWARD BANQUET***
Contact: Mary Ann Bush for Points, Rules, and Show Information (831) 623-4316
Contact: Heidi Beljean for Membership, Sponsorship, and for all other CJLA questions (408) 888-2503
PO Box 41430
San Jose, CA
Mary Ann Bush
Click HERE to print membership form.
You must mail in a membership form for each membership payment.