September Teleconference Meeting of the Board

Members, This month’s teleconference meeting of the ASCA Board of Directors is scheduled for Thursday, September 12 at 6:00 pm CDT. Agenda: 1. Treasurer’s Report – This report is compiled to present to the Treasurer (Roberts) and the Board ASCA’s current fiscal condition and projections for the future. This report is a confidential document and shall not be distributed electronically …

Show Sanctioning Request Deadline

Members, During the 2019 Spring Meeting, the Board voted to increase the sanctioning request deadline from postmarked 45-days to 60-days before the date of an ASCA event. They have now determined to provide a grace period for Affiliate Clubs to adjust to the change. Any show/trial sanctioning requests sent to the Business Office by Affiliate Clubs postmarked on or after …

Members Only Area

The members only area is currently being worked on and you will receive an error message. This will be resolved asap.

Purina Parent Club Partnership Program Update

Hi everyone, I wanted to share an update from the Purina Parent Club Partnership Program. ASCA just received a check from the program in the amount of $3,180.84. The money we receive from Purina goes into the ASCA Foundation funds and is used in the support of canine health research, education and/or rescue efforts. Thank you ASCA members who feed …

Title photos for website

All photos that were sent to me for any of the pages, example – WTCH, HOF etc are up on the website. The only ones that are not are the ones I have contacted the individual about more information. If you visit the site and don’t see a photo that you originally sent to me, then I did not receive …

Scholarship from ASCA

The Cee Hambo educational scholarship is intended to provide scholarship funds to individuals with a background in Australian Shepherds seeking to extend their education beyond high school (this applies to college or trade/craft school). Recipients are selected by a committee established by the Board. Priority in selected is weighed as follows: Impact on the breed and activities within the ASCA …

ASCA Committees

Members, Are you interested in being a part of an ASCA Committee? Is there an ASCA Program that you feel passionate about? ASCA needs dedicated people that want to be a part of the future of ASCA. To join a committee you just need to send your resume to [email protected] throughout the year. Full membership in ASCA is required. Your …

This Year’s Ballot

Members, Voting is one of the most important responsibilities we have as members of ASCA. I encourage you to take a little time out of your busy day to vote in this year’s ASCA Board of Directors election. Please consider the candidates and make an informed choice. You can find more information on the candidates here: https://www.asca.org/bod-candidates/ This year’s ballot …

Sanctioning Deadline

Members, During their Spring Meeting, the Board voted to increase the show sanctioning deadline from 45-days to 60-days in advance of the event being sanctioned. The Board will vote on allowing a 30-day grace period for Affiliate Clubs sanctioning events held prior to July 30, 2019, during their June teleconference meeting. After July 1, all Affiliate Clubs will be required …

ASCA Lifetime Achievement Award

Members, Each year ASCA may recognize a person or persons who have contributed to the breed and/or the ASCA organization in an outstanding manner.    It’s my pleasure to share that this year’s recipient of ASCA’s Lifetime Achievement Award, recommended by the History Committee and selected by the Board, is Sunday Miles.   Sunday has served ASCA and our breed …