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 …

June Teleconference Meeting of the Board

Members, This month’s teleconference meeting of the ASCA Board of Directors is scheduled for Thursday, June 13th at 6:00 pm CDT. Agenda: Executive Session Topics: 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 …

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 …

April Executive Secretary’s Report

Members, My report from April is now up on the ASCA Website: https://www.asca.org/home/news/secretary-reports/ This includes all motions voted on by the Board in April and the minutes from the Board’s annual Spring Meeting held in Bryan, Texas. Please send any feedback to [email protected] and I will share with the Board. Take care, Kalla Jaco Executive Secretary, Australian Shepherd Club of …

Audio of the May Teleconference Meeting of the Board

Members, The open session of this month’s meeting of the ASCA Board of Directors is now available on ASCA’s YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC490D1qEJtV7oiDp6KOHEvA You can also listen on ASCA’s Website: https://www.asca.org/home/news/bod-meetings-audio Please send any feedback to [email protected] and I will share with the Board. Take care, Kalla Jaco Executive Secretary, Australian Shepherd Club of America [email protected] | (737) 704-1685 6091 E. …

Office Closed

The office will be closed Monday, May 27, 2019, for the observance of Memorial Day. The office will reopen Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at 9 am.

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 …

Board of Director Candidate Inquiries

Members, The following members are running for a position on the ASCA Board of Directors in this year’s election:   Pete Dolan Cindy King Jean Roberts Jan Wesen   Each candidate’s resume and answers to the Candidate Inquiry will be published in the May/June Aussie Times and can be found on the Website here: https://www.asca.org/bod-candidates/   Election dates to remember: …