MLCA Membership Application
You can download an application form Here
Note: This is a two page application. In the interest of conserving resources and space in our files, if you are able to print the form on both sides of a single sheet, please do so.
After filling out the membership application, It must be signed in the presence of two (2) members of the Membership Committee. A good time to do this is before the regular meeting, on the third Wednesday of the month. – OR – Contact Rich Johnson – email@example.com and 313-300-5244 or leave a message at the club main number 248-363-9109 to make arrangements
Each membership application shall be accompanied by a forty-dollar ($40.00) (Non refundable) application fee, which will apply to the applicant’s first year membership dues, should said applicant be accepted as a “Probationary” member. Upon submitting an approved application, the applicant will become a “Conditional” member.
“Conditional” members shall consist of any person who has applied, for the first time, for membership in the Association , paid his or her respective application fee, had his or her application reviewed by the Membership Secretary, and who has been issued a Conditional membership card, but has not yet been inducted as a Probationary member.
A person’s Conditional membership shall last for no longer than three (3) months and shall terminate upon the first of the following to occur:
- Rejection of the application by the Membership Committee or the Board.
- The person’s application becoming invalid.
- Order of the Board.
- Failing to timely pay Probationary member dues.
- Expiration of the above referenced three (3) month period.
- The person being inducted as a Probationary member.
“Conditional” members shall have no voting or sponsorship rights in the Association. Conditional members will be allowed to accrue hours towards their Probationary membership requirements, and if they elect to do so, the twelve (12) month period within which to complete the twelve (12) club functions, shall commence.
Those Conditional members whose applications have been approved by the Membership Committee and the Board, and who have paid their Probationary member dues, shall (provided their applications continue to be valid) be inducted as a Probationary member at the induction ceremony scheduled by the Membership Secretary and approved by the Board.
All new members, with the exception of Associate members, shall be on a probationary period pursuant with club policy. It shall be the duty of each new member during the probationary period to participate in twelve (12) club functions, at least six (6) of which must be active participation on workbee’s or serve upon a committee of the association to the satisfaction of the committee chairperson. If such obligations are not met, the member shall be expelled subject to a review of the Membership Committee and the Board.
Participation in these twelve (12) club functions must be completed within a twelve (12) months period, which shall commence on the first of the following to occur: (i) the date the Conditional member elects to participate in, and seek credit for, a club function; or (ii) the date the person becomes a a Probationary member. If such obligations are not met, the member shall be expelled subject to a review of the membership Committee and the Board.
Dues for a Regular member will be $225.00 per year.
Working member’s dues for any regular working member who accumulates twenty-five (25) hours of approved work time before June 30th will be $125.00 per year.
Probationary member’s dues will be pro-rated based on four (4) Probationary Member Induction meetings each year, (June, September, December, and March) and will be assessed as follows:
June – Two Hundred Twenty Five dollars The same as a Regular member ($225.00)
September – One Hundred Seventy one dollars ($171.00)
December – One Hundred Fourteen dollars ($114.00)
March – Fifty Seven dollars ($57.00)
Any Regular, Working, Disabled or Semi-Active or Associate member who is delinquent on July 1st shall be assessed a fine of $25.00 (Twenty-Five). In extenuating circumstances, the Membership Secretary shall have the right to waive the above fine.
Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the finest club of its kind in the state of Michigan
and Oakland County.
Send mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or comments about the club, or any club functions.