Info for New Members

Resources, Reports, Etc.

Board Roster

Upcoming Meetings

Information for board members

Captured here are numerous documents, both legal and informational, that explain CaUFC’s existence and background.

You will find the following documents. Links open in a new tab:

The CaUFC Bylaws – this document is the legal working guideline for how the board of directors and the organization are structured and how we proceed with business.

CaUFC Governance Framework

The CaUFC 501(c)(3) Status – Approval by the IRS that CaUFC operates as a Public Charity in the eyes of the Federal Government.

The CaUFC Articles of Incorporations – two versions

  1. 1981 – The original approval from 1981 creating our “educational corporation.”
  2. 2010-2012 – The updated approval required for remaining a “charitable and educational corporation.”

Regional Council Report – Link to form.

CaUFC Operations Manual – Lists the mechanisms for the day to day operations of the organization especially around fiscal management and responsibility.

CaUFC Travel Policy – Captures travel cost reimbursement requirements for board members.

CaUFC Employee Handbook – Captures policies, procedures and regulations regarding employment for at the California Urban Forests Council.

Monthly updates


Agenda Nov 2023

November 2023 AgendaCall in InformationTime: November 21, 2023 at 12 noon Pacific Time (US and Canada) CLICK HERE OR THE BUTTON BELOW TO JOIN THE ZOOM CALL Meeting ID: 870 6332 8159Passcode: 059789 +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)Time: November 14, 2023 at 12 noon...

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Minutes Oct 2023

Minutes: October 6, 2023Attendance Board Members: Nancy Sappington, Emina Darakjy, Sarah Gaskin, Nick Harvey, Bob Blum, Emily Spillett Brownlee, Mona Cummings, Laura Burnett, Asha Jordan, Meha Sentil, Gordon Mann, & Laura Burnett. Staff: Nancy Hughes. CAL FIRE...

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ED Report Nov 2023

Executive Director's November 14, 2023Forest Service Funding – As you all are aware, an initial grant submittal request came shortly after our in-person board meeting with CAL FIRE for our 2024-2025 (Forest Service fiscal year). When I returned from my trip Deb and I...

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Comms Report Nov 2023

November 2023 OverviewReporting on the previous month's activity and results. Social Media (Meta) We have 1,886 followers on Facebook and 1,096 followers on Instagram.Twitter We posted career opportunities on Twitter last month and received more views than usual.Email...

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2018 Documents

2017 Documents

Communications Report