Membership 2017 – 2018

screen-shot-2016-09-13-at-17-14-53The goals of the International Women’s Club of Riga are two-fold. We provide a social network of activities for our members and we support a number of local charities focused on women and children in Latvia. The Club has one major fundraiser each year and several smaller events that support the Club and our charities.
Our membership year runs from September 1st of each year until August 31st of the following year.

A full year’s membership costs 40 Euro.

Don’t forget that if you pay for 3 years membership, you get a discount of 10% (100 Euro instead of 120 Euro).

We ask that you kindly make payments online whenever possible. You can pay directly to the IWCR bank account, details of which are as follows:

Rigas Starptautiskais Sieviesu Klubs – Igora iela 49, Salaspils LV-2119, Latvia
REG. number 40008020471
IBAN number: LV92 UNLA 0001 0017 0098 0
BANK DETAILS: BANK“SEB”
T/C Galleria Riga, Dzirnavu Iela 67, Riga, LV 1011, Latvija
Bank routing number: 310101900

Please do not forget to mention: Membership, your name, and the current membership year, e.g. 2016-2017.
Otherwise payment can be made to the Membership Coordinator.

How to become a member of the IWCR:

1. Fill in the application form.
2. Pay the membership fee.

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The Executive Board must approve your application.

Membership is only valid after approval by the Board, and when you have a received a confirmation e-mail stating that the IWCR has received your payment.

 

As a member you will receive the following:

– the membership directory
– member’s prices at IWCR lunches and other events

You will be able to:

– attend Meet & Greet sessions, each first Wednesday of the month held at the ALBERT HOTEL, Dzirnavu iela, Riga at 10am
– attend the monthly lunch hosted in a variety of great restaurants
– participate in Potluck lunches, which take place at Member’s homes, on occasion throughout the year
– vote at the annual elections
– stand for election to the Board
– participate in a wide variety of social, networking, and charitable activities
– join any of our Activity Groups – or perhaps even start your own!

Membership Renewal
Existing members are requested to pay their annual fee before the beginning of September to avoid any interruption in membership privileges. We ask that you kindly make payments online whenever possible (otherwise payment can be made to the Membership Coordinator).

Membership is only valid after approval by the Board, and if you have a receipt stating that the IWCR has received your payment.

Please note:According to the terms of our Constitution, IWCR membership is limited to 15% local nationals. If you carry only a Latvian passport, our Membership Coordinator will advise you whether or not we can process your application immediately. We will add you to a waiting list if that is necessary. We advise Latvian citizens to contact our coordinator before paying the membership dues.

If you have any questions about membership, please email our Membership Chairperson, iwcrmembership@gmail.com