All members of Southwest Electric Cooperative are invited to the 79th annual meeting scheduled for the morning of Saturday, September 22, 2018. It will be held in Mabee Chapel, on the campus of Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, Missouri. Doors open and registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. with the business meeting beginning at 10:00 a.m. Registered members are eligible to receive a special gift as well as a $10 credit on your membership account along with prizes drawn during the business meeting. There will also be refreshments to enjoy while visiting our vendor booths.
Last year’s attendance was recorded at 1,192 registered members. With additional family members and guests the total in attendance was estimated at 2,000 attendees.
James Ashworth, CEO/general manager, will present the manager’s report, which will include information about the Cooperative’s year in review along with the current status as well as the challenges and opportunities of the future. The election of three directors for the Cooperative's board of directors will take place during the business meeting as well.
We hope to see you there! Don't forget your mailing label from the September issue of the Rural Missouri magazine as it serves as your registration card.
Below, a view from the fountain in front of Mabee Chapel on the campus of Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar: