POLICEMEN’S BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION OF WESTCHESTER COUNTY, INC.
THE MEETING: You are hereby notified that the next
Regular Meeting of the Association will be held on
MARCH 4, 2020 7:00 PM
Please note there is NO February regular monthly meeting !!!
THE CABIN RESTAURANT
1172 KNOLLWOOD RD
ALL MEMBERS - REMEMBER NO SUMMER REGULAR MONTHLY MEETINGS !
Note: In order to help defray costs, a $10.00 charge per person will be collected at the monthly meeting for dinner and refreshments.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: NEWSLETTERS WILL BE ON THE INTERNET AT
PLEASE POST FOR ALL MEMBERS TO READ
The Policemen’s Benevolent Association of Westchester County welcomes new members to this Association. We look forward to your participation at these monthly meetings where you will be joined by other police officers who share ideas, information, and concerns they may have. All members are welcomed to attend.
2020 MEETING DATES: Please be advised of the 2020 Monthly Meetings. Locations will be announced when determined.
Monthly Meeting will be held on the first Wednesday of: January, March, May, June, September,
October, November and December.
2020 EXECUTIVE OFFICERS ELECTION RESULTS: The Board of Directors of the P.B.A. of Westchester County Inc. would like to congratulate the following members who were elected to serve as executive officers of our organization for 2020
President Joseph F. Giustino
1st Vice President Christopher Shoureck
2nd Vice President Jeffrey R. Mundel
Financial Secretary Scott W. Brown
Recording Secretary Robert Gardiner
Sergeant at Arms Frank R. Hrotko
Board of Directors - 2 Year Terms
Michael R. Nolte
2 Year Term (2020-2021)
The PBA of Westchester County, Inc. would like to thank the following donors who gave generously to support our membership and the furnishing of our new office. For 2019/2020 Donor Naming of the office, the PBA would like to recognize;
"Lead Donor" Dominic Artuso of the Center for Bariatrics Surgery in Dobbs Ferry, NY. and "Major Donors" V. Jonas Urba Esq. of Urba Law PLLC in Tarrytown, NY , Marcella & Peter Cascino of Briarcliff Manor NY and The Peter and Rosanne Aresty Foundation.
DUES REMINDER: Members who pay their 2020 Dues by January 31, 2020 can pay $165.00 ($15.00 or 1 month less than $180.00)
2020 COMMITTEES: The President and The Board of Directors are always seeking members to serve on our 2020 Committees. The Committees are:
The Awards Committee, The Scholarship Committee, The Endorsement Committee, The Legislative Committee, the By- Laws Committee and the Association Events Committee (A.K.A. the Good and Welfare committee).
Please contact the office via phone, the webmaster on the P.B.A. site or let an officer know at the regular monthly
DELEGATE ELECTIONS: All Departments MUST elect delegates for the 2020 calendar year. Please contact the office manager at the PBA office for Delegate election forms. All delegates need to be elected and reported to the PBA by January 15, 2020 Please note that not all of our member departments have reported their 2019 delegates and, as such, these departments are ineligible to vote on any issues before the association. Please contact the PBA office A.S.A.P. to report your current delegates.
NOTE: All delegates of record will be receiving delegate election forms with standard operating procedures for delegate elections -
these will be made available during 2nd half of November.
REMINDER: ALL CHIEFS AND DELEGATES ARE REMINDED TO SUBMIT AWARD RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE 2019 YEAR FOR ALL MEMBERS FOR OUTSTANDING POLICE WORK DURING THE 2019 CALENDAR YEAR. DEADLINE FOR AWARDS IS MARCH 31, 2020.
MEMBER SERVICES: Any member who has a side business, who offers a service, or has an item for sale, can call the P.B.A. office and we will include it in the next monthly meeting notice at no cost. Anyone who would like to display a get-well message can contact the P.B.A. office and we will be happy to display the message for you.
NOTE: Please let us know when you move so we may update our records and get any and all information to you. It is also important to contact our office and change beneficiary form information after all divorces, separations, births or deaths.
SALES: If anyone would like to sign out P.B.A. merchandise to sell to their department, or purchase merchandise, please contact the P.B.A. office. Also, we have new merchandise, embroidered hats and embroidered golf shirts. You will be able to see and purchase these items at our monthly member meetings and at the P.B.A. office in Pleasantville. The cost of the embroidered hats is $15.00 each and the cost of the embroidered golf shirts are $20.00 each. Knit winter caps are $15.00 each or 2 for $25.00
OUTSTANDING MONTHLY DUES: Dues are $15.00 per month, and any member who is four (4) months past due, will be sent a certified/return receipt letter indicating that they will be put on suspension. While on suspension, neither a member, nor his beneficiaries, shall be entitled to any benefits of this association. Any member who is six (6) months past due, will be taken off the active rolls of membership of this association. PLEASE BRING DUES UP-TO-DATE IMMEDIATELY.
YEARLY DUES-NEW BY LAW 2017 - YEARLY DUES ARE DUE JANUARY 1, 2020 AND WILL BE $165.00, IF YOU ELECT TO YOU CAN PAY 1/2 OF YOUR YEARLY DUES IN 2 PAYMENTS OF $90.00. 1ST PAYMENT DUE ON JANUARY 1, 2020 AND THE SECOND PAYMENT OF $90.00 DUE ON JULY 1, 2020.
PLEASE NOTE: As of May 1st, 2010 the Newsletter/Monthly Meeting notice will only be available on the PBA website : www.PBAofWestchesterCountyInc.com and the monthly dues sheets will be emailed to the delegates of record.
PLEASE NOTE: The current P.B.A. By-laws are available - Please call or visit our office to review a copy of same. A copy of the proposed Bylaws are available at the PBA office or a copy of can be emailed to you by contacting the office manager at PBAofWestchesterCountyInc@Gmail.com
IMPORTANT INFO: All members should check out the New York Police and Fire Retiree Association, Inc. website - See NYPFRA.ORG.
The site has useful and valuable information related to our pensions. We are attempting to set up an information sharing session at one of our monthly meetings with representatives of the organization.
SCHOLARSHIP RAFFLES: PLEASE HELP SUPPORT OUR 2020 SCHOLARSHIP RAFFLE - GET YOUR 2020 DAILY NUMBER RAFFLES FOR ONLY $10/RAFFLE TICKET - CONTACT THE OFFICE FOR YOURS OR EXTRA TICKETS - DRAWINGS START APRIL 1, 2020 THROUGH MAY 31, 2020. SEE TICKET SAMPLE ON PAGE 5 OF THE SITE.
****REMEMBER THE DEADLINE FOR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS IS APRIL 6, 2020. CONTACT THE OFFICE FOR DETAILS, APPLICATIONS AND QUESTIONS ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIPS AND ELIGIBILITY.****
PBAofWestchesterCountyInc@Gmail.com or call 914-769-1667
All delegates must make certain that the PBA of Westchester County has your current email address.
Detective Michael S. Lapicki Officer Joseph F Guistino
Chairman Board of Directors President