FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
During this special week, CLA recognizes and thanks all the many volunteers who generously contribute their time and expertise to our organization.
A volunteer action is like a stone thrown in a lake: its effect has a direct impact. At the same time, like ripples, volunteer efforts reach out far and wide to improve communities and undeniably, CLA volunteers have made their mark on our association and on Canada.
Thank you to the members who serve on CLA Advisory, Standing Committees and Task Forces
Thank you to all who are supporting and leading CLA Networks
Thank you to members who volunteer to serve on our Award Juries
Thank you to the members who represent CLA on the boards of external organizations
Thank you to the student members who run the CLA Student Chapters
Thank you to the volunteers on the Young Canada Works selection committee
Thank you to everyone who is volunteering to help make the 2016 CLA Forum a success
Thank you to all members who respond to our Calls for Action to contact your MPs
Thank you Emilie, our volunteer archivist
A special thank you to the seven dedicated Executive Council members, who are serving you the members and the Canadian library and information community. They are: Sandra Singh, Rosemary Bonanno, Mike Ridley Marie DeYoung, Virginia Clevette, Christina Hwang and Colleen Murphy
The Canadian Library Association is Canada’s largest national and broad-based library association, representing the interests of public, academic, school and special libraries, professional librarians and library workers, and all those concerned about enhancing the quality of life of Canadians through information and literacy. For more information please visit: www.cla.ca.