WASHINGTON STATE GRANGE
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THE PEOPLE’S VOICE OF WASHINGTON The Grange Builds: • People - By working together in a team spirit, recognizing leadership WASHINGTON abilities and encouraging individual talent. STATE GRANGE • Community - By planning activities and projects which benefit the entire community and enhance community pride. • State - By encouraging Fighting “grassroots” action and leadership in response to public issues. for the Washington State Grange Olympia, WA 98507-1186 The Grange - National, State, Pomona, or Subor- dinate (community) - is not a partisan or party organization. issues that The Grange emphasizes strengthening rural Wash- ingtonians through cooperative grassroots efforts. matter to YOU! P.O. Box 1186 With a collective voice through the Grange, rural and urban residents receive the strong, respected voice they deserve. City _____________________________________________________ State _______ Zip _____________ Phone Number ____________________ Name _________________________________ Address _________________________________________________________________________ Signature of applicant ____________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________ Recommended by _______________________________________ and _____________________________________________________ IMPORTANT GRANGE ISSUES Occupation ________________________________________________ Are you 13-1/2 years of age or older? ______________________ MORE IMPORTANT GRANGE ISSUES Application for Subordinate Grange Membership Primary Elections: The Grange established Dues: ____________________________________ (annually) the blanket primary in 1934 and was responsible and advancing the interest of community life, family values and agriculture, receiving in turn the benefits and advantages of those 9 I hereby apply for membership in _______________________ Grange # __________. I desire to unite with others in elevating restoring voter choice with Individual Health Initiative 872 in 2004. The Care and Family Grange is bound by policy to continue to fight to make sure Health & Safety. Washington’s voters can vote for the person that best represents them regardless of party affiliation. Fighting for Affordable I realize that $3.02 of my annual dues pays for a subscription to the Washington State Grange News. Family Farm Water Act: The Grange is fighting to secure Power Rates water rights for small-scale 9 I hereby apply for associate membership in the Grange organization at $43.00/year. farmers and ranchers. Water Telecommunications: Rights/Property Advancing telecommunications in rural areas of Washington. Working Rights with a Gates Foundation Grant to provide free public Internet access at Community Service 20 sites throughout rural Washington. Community Granges help out with local needs. Application fee $__________________________ Education: The Grange supports Ag in the Classroom, the FFA, 4-H and Ag@School magazine, and WASHINGTON STATE GRANGE provides 3rd-graders with free 924 Capitol Way S #300 • PO Box 1186 dictionaries statewide through the Olympia • WA • 98507-1186 “Words for Thirds” program. (360) 943-9911 • (800) 854-1635 who belong to the Grange. Fax: (360) 357-3548 Supports: Teen Court, Boys & Girls Club, and E-mail: email@example.com the Health & Safety Network, which are means of Internet: www.wa-grange.org preventing and reducing youth violence.