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W h at i s M e m b ers hi p i n t o d a y's C P S- E C P ?
B o b P ar k e A P ,
C h air N ati o n al M e m b ers hi p C o m mitt e e

P h ot o: J e n nif er Mills

W hi c h a r e y o u ?
S o l et's a ns w er t h es e q u esti o ns.
W h at is m y m e m b ers hi p cl assi fi c ati o n ? - First, t h er e ar e
n o w o nl y t w o t y p es of m e m b ers hi p, M e m b er a n d J u ni or
Ass o ci at e. E v er y o n e is a m e m b er, e x c e pt t h os e u n d er 1 9
y e ars of a g e. T h e y ar e a J u ni or Ass o ci at e u ntil t h e a g e of
1 9, t h e n t h e p ers o n c a n o pt t o b e c o m e a f ull m e m b er. T h e
J u ni or Ass o ci at e h as all t h e ri g hts of a m e m b er e x c e pt v ot i n g pri vil e g es. T h e F ull M e m b er, F a mil y M e m b er, Lif e
M e m b er, L a d y Ass o ci at e, a n d S ust ai ni n g M e m b er ar e s u bd es cri pti o ns u n d er t h e M e m b er i d e nti fi c ati o n.
W h y s h o ul d I m ai nt ai n m y M e m b e r s hi p ? - C P S- E C P
is d e p e n d e nt o n t h e m e m b ers hi p t o pr o vi d e a r e as o n f or its
v er y e xist e n c e. T h e v ol u nt e ers f or tr ai ni n g a n d a d mi nistr a ti o n ar e dr a w n fr o m t h e m e m b ers hi p. T h e ot h er s u p p orti n g v ol u nt e ers ar e t h os e w h o m ai nt ai n t h eir m e m b ers hi p.
T h e visi bl e f a c e of C P S- E C P is fr o m t h e c o ntri b uti o ns it
m a k es t o b o ati n g s af et y a n d b o ati n g e d u c ati o n i n C a n a d a.

C P S- E C P is r e c o g ni z e d n ati o n all y, a n d i nt er n ati o n all y, as
a l e a d er i n s af e b o ati n g e d u c ati o n, e ns uri n g t h at t h e w at er
c a n b e f u n, a n d i n s a vi n g li v es.
W h at i s t h e b e n e fit f o r m ai nt ai ni n g m y M e m b e r s hi p ?
- T his is a n i m p ort a nt q u esti o n t o a ns w er. To a d dr ess t his,
a m e m b ers hi p c o m mitt e e h as b e e n w or ki n g t o d e v el o p a n d
b ett er pr o m ot e t h e b e n e fits of m e m b ers hi p. I m p ort a nt a n d
p ositi v e t w o- w a y c o m m u ni c ati o n h as b e e n d e v el o p e d b e t w e e n t h e N ati o n al B o ar d a n d t h e m e m b ers hi p t hr o u g h t h e
Distri ct M e m b ers hi p Of fi c ers ( D M O). T h e D M Os h a v e
b e e n i n v ol v e d i n d e v el o pi n g str at e gi c pl a ns t o pr o m ot e m e m b ers hi p a n d m e m b ers hi p r e n e w al, d uri n g e a c h q u art er of t h e
y e ar. T h e y ar e t a ki n g t h es e dir e ctl y t o t h eir c o u nt er p arts at
t h e S q u a dr o n l e v el. T h e y ar e als o bri n gi n g b a c k t h e f e e d b a c k
fr o m t h e m e m b ers as t o w h at t h e y w a nt f or t h eir m e m b ers hi p.
C P S- E C P h as a n u m b er of s p o ns ors a n d s u p p ort ers w h o pr o vi d e s p e ci al b e n e fits a n d dis c o u nts t o c urr e nt m e m b ers. M or e
will b e c o mi n g o n b o ar d b e c a us e t h e y s e e t h e v al u e i n s u p p orti n g t h e g o als of o ur or g a ni z ati o n. S o m e of t h es e b e n e fits
i n t h e f or m of s u p pli er dis c o u nts c a n m or e t h a n p a y f or y o ur
y e arl y m e m b ers hi p d u es. F or e x a m pl e dis c o u nts o n y o ur M a ri n e or H o us e i ns ur a n c e fr o m C o w a n, or a 3 3 % dis c o u nt off
C- To w m e m b ers hi p, or s p e ci al pri ci n g o n S al us lif ej a c k ets,
a n d t h e C a n a di a n Ya c hti n g a n d L' es c al e n a uti q u e m a g a zi n es
s e nt t o e a c h m e m b er t o n a m e a f e w. A f ull list c a n b e o bt ai n e d
at w w w. c ps- e c p. c a / M e m b ers hi p / M e m b er B e n e fits. T h e
c o m mitt e e is d e v el o pi n g b ett er w a ys of p utti n g t h e k n o wl e d g e of t h es e b e n e fits a n d t h e ot h er b e n e fits i n t h e h a n ds of
e a c h m e m b er s o t h e y c a n t a k e f ull a d v a nt a g e of t h e m.
As a m e m b er of C P S- E C P, y o u will b e a m e m b er of a n
or g a ni z ati o n t h at h as a c cr e dit ati o n, c o m m u nit y st at us, a n d
m a n y b e n e fits. T h e g o al is t o pr o vi d e m e m b ers wit h lif el o n g r e w ar ds f or b el o n gi n g t o C a n a di a n P o w er a n d S ail
S q u a dr o ns / Es c a drill es c a n a di e n n es d e pl ais a n c e.
Si g n- u p or r e n e w y o ur m e m b ers hi p t o d a y at: w w w. c pse c p. c a
w w w. c a n a di a n y a c h ti n g. c a

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O n O ct 1 7, 2 0 1 4, C a n a di a n P o w er a n d S ail S q u a dr o ns/
Es c a drill es c a n a di e n n es d e pl ais a n c e ( C P S- E C P) m o v e d
i nt o a n e w m o d er n or g a ni z ati o n al str u ct ur e, u n d er t h e n e w
F e d er al N ot F or Pr o fit A ct. T hi n k of t h e str u ct ur e b ei n g
li k e a tri a n gl e, wit h e a c h p oi nt of t h e tri a n gl e d e p e n d e nt
o n t h e ot h er t w o. Dir e cti o n, E d u c ati o n, a n d M e m b ers hi p.
T h e Dir e cti o n of C P S- E C P is n o w pl ott e d b y a B o ar d of
Dir e ct ors w h o ar e el e ct e d b y t h e m e m b ers hi p its elf as a
w h ol e. T h e E d u c ati o n al D e p art m e nt is r e visiti n g t h e n a m i n g of t h e c o urs es a n d t h e pr es e nt ati o n m et h o ds us e d i n t h e
cl assr o o m a n d o nli n e t o m e et t o d a y's st a n d ar ds. M e m b er s hi p h as c h a n g e d t o o! I n or d er t o m a n a g e all t h es e c h a n g es,
C P S- E C P is d e v el o pi n g a n e w, m o d er n, a n d us er fri e n dl y
I T S yst e m. E a c h of t h es e i niti ati v es t a k es h o urs of c o ns ul t ati o n wit h t h e m e m b ers hi p, a n d t h o us a n ds of v ol u nt e er
h o urs b y all t h os e i n v ol v e d.
T h e t hir d p art of t his tri a n gl e ar e t h e M e m b ers t h e m s el v es. Wit h o ut t h e M e m b ers t h er e will b e n o v ol u nt e ers
a n d n o visi bl e f a c e t o C P S- E C P.
* S o w h y s h o ul d I k e e p u p m y m e m b ers hi p ?
* W h at is t h e r et ur n f or m ai nt ai ni n g M e m b ers hi p ?
* A n d w h at is m y m e m b ers hi p cl assi fi c ati o n ?
o F ull M e m b er
o F a mil y M e m b er
o Lif e M e m b er
o L a d y Ass o ci at e
o S ust ai ni n g M e m b er
o Ass o ci at e S q u a dr o n M e m b er
o J u ni or Ass o ci at e M e m b er


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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Canadian Yachting May 2018

At the Helm: Sit down to read the paper
Special Event: View To A Thrill - 2018 Melges 24 Worlds Preview
Travel Destination: Lake Simcoe and The Trent Severn
Club Profile: Mixing it up at the Newport Yacht Club
The Port Hole: May 2018
Power Review: Scarab 255 Open
Sail Review: Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440
DIY/Tech: SmartPlug
Crossing the Line: The 60-Year-Old Bird
Canadian Yachting May 2018 - Welcome
Canadian Yachting May 2018 - Cover1
Canadian Yachting May 2018 - Cover2
Canadian Yachting May 2018 - 3
Canadian Yachting May 2018 - At the Helm: Sit down to read the paper
Canadian Yachting May 2018 - 5
Canadian Yachting May 2018 - Special Event: View To A Thrill - 2018 Melges 24 Worlds Preview
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Canadian Yachting May 2018 - Travel Destination: Lake Simcoe and The Trent Severn
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Canadian Yachting May 2018 - Club Profile: Mixing it up at the Newport Yacht Club
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Canadian Yachting May 2018 - The Port Hole: May 2018
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Canadian Yachting May 2018 - Power Review: Scarab 255 Open
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Canadian Yachting May 2018 - Sail Review: Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 440
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Canadian Yachting May 2018 - DIY/Tech: SmartPlug
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Canadian Yachting May 2018 - Crossing the Line: The 60-Year-Old Bird
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