On Thursday, December 9, 2021, Forks Senior Center (FSC) will be holding their Annual Membership Meeting. All Forks Senior Center members are encouraged to attend. The meeting will take place at the Forks Senior Center at 101 N. Albion Street in Albion at 3:00 p.m. in the Multi-Purpose Room. If members are unable to attend the meeting, absentee ballots are available at the Senior Center starting December 1. 

The agenda will include the introduction of candidates for the board, elections, our yearly update of progress, and the election results of the upcoming year’s board members. There are four openings on the board, and other board members are up for re-election for another term.  

Board Member responsibilities include leadership, governance and oversight, serving as a trusted advisor to the Executive Director for the development and implementation of the strategic plan. Other responsibilities include reviewing agendas and supporting materials prior to board and committee meetings, as well as approving FSC’s annual budget, financial reports, and material business decisions. 

Board Members are also required to meet all legal and fiduciary responsibilities, and assist the Executive Director and Board President in identifying and recruiting other board members.  

FSC’s board members serve a two-year term. Maximum term of service is three two-year terms. Board meetings are held monthly, and board members are requested to be in attendance.   Forks Senior Center is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization serving older adults ages 60 and up in the greater Albion area since 2005. For additional information, contact the Forks Senior Center by phone at (517) 629-3842 or by e-mail at executivedirector@forksseniorcenter.org. The Forks Senior Center exists to improve and maintain the physical, mental, and social well-being of the area’s senior citizens.

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