So you want to join the Wild Bunch. Its pretty simple, send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get you an application. Dues for the year are $35.00. With this you will also be a member of the Colorado Association of 4-Wheel Drive Clubs and you will receive their quarterly newsletter. Last but not least you will get a really cool sticker to slap on your rig. The requirements are pretty simple, all you have to have are a 4x4 rig and a desire to get off the pavement.
By-laws of The Wild Bunch 4WD Club
Adopted this 10th day of January, 2011
The organization shall be known as the Wild Bunch 4WD club.
Article II- Objectives
The Wild Bunch is organized as a non-profit organization for the purpose of Having fun. Plus, bringing together in a family atmosphere, individuals who share the same interests in 4-wheeling and other outdoor activities, and to educate the public on the importance of helping to conserve our public lands for future generations.
Article III – Membership & Dues
Membership is open to anyone owning a 4-wheel drive vehicle who has been accepted by 2/3 (or 51%) vote of active members.
There will be no mileage constraints on membership.
There will be no penalty for not attending club functions other than not being able to run for elective office.
In order to hold an elective office, a member must be active in the club and member must make at least 5 meetings or events by the 3rd quarterly meeting.
Members should conduct themselves in a respectable manner whether in or out of club activities. We’re not your parents and we won’t scold you. Just don’t anything to embarrass yourself or the club.
Members shall not imbibe in alcoholic beverage whilst on a trail run or event where driving is involved.
Members shall be at least 18 years of age and have a valid driver’s license and have auto insurance as required by law.
Club dues will be $20.00 plus the going rate of the Colorado Association of 4 Wheel Drive Clubs Inc.
Club dues shall be paid in full no later than February 1st to maintain membership.
Article IV – Meetings
Meetings will be held the 2nd Monday of odd months at a location to be determined prior to the meeting.
Correspondence for any needed business or club events will be through e-mail.
Article V – Administration & Officers
The officers of the Wild Bunch shall consist of a President, Vice President, Secretary & Treasurer. It shall be their duty to preside at meetings and take care of all club business.
Article VI – Expenditures and Finances
Club officers shall have the authority to approve any expenditures not exceeding $200.00. Any expenditure over $200.00 shall be voted upon by majority vote of the membership.
Article VII – Election of Officers
The membership shall be notified via e-mail in November for nominations of Officers. In December, current members will be notified via e-mail to vote for the person of their choice from the persons nominated.
Voting will be by e-mail.
Majority vote rules.
Elections for the office of President and Secretary shall be on even numbered years.
Elections for the office of Vice President and Treasurer shall be on odd numbered years.
Article VIII – Dismissal of membership
Unless you kill somebody or commit some other crime you might go to jail for, we aren’t going to kick anybody out.