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2017 Montana WU State Meeting Agenda

September 30, 2017 in Lewistown

Call meeting to order
Introductions
Special Guests
Corrections and acceptance of minutes from April 8, 2017 meeting
Acceptance of financial / treasures reports
Memberships-Mike Sedlock
New Membership forms
Old Membership forms-Bring all the old forms you have to meeting-Mary
Renewals
Webmaster-Dave Sedlock
Front page of Website
Updates
Legislative Update-Bob Gilbert-Lobbyist
Unfinished Business
Follow up state banquet date and location
Donation Committee – Draft forms
Circuit Results -
New Business
Scholarship Recipients for 2017
Monthly to do’s- Pay bills etc.
Follow up - Invoices to Treasurer
Milk River Watershed Alliance- Mary Humbert/Jeff Pattison
Region Maps
Review Committees:
BOARD ADVISORS
SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE
REGION DIRECTORS: 1) Craig Karge 2) Don Pyrah 3) C J Truesdale 4) Bob Bahr 5) Sherry Hoekema.
W U M WARRIORS ON THE WATER COMMITTEE
WEBSITE COMMITTEE
BYLAWS COMMITTEE
LEGISLATIVE COMMITTEE
FISH TALES COMMITTEE
JIM RETTIG AWARD
JIM RETTIG SCHOLARSHIP FUND COMMITEE
Awards-Update forms: Hall of Fame, youth 12 & under/13 – 17, Jim Rettig, Sponsor of the year.
Next Meeting Date: Helena, April 21, 2018 – State Banquet

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To: Regional Directors, Chapter Presidents and other information providers

At the October 2010 State meeting, the Board approved creating policy for all incoming information for our website and Fish Tales magazine. The goal of this policy is to improve and ensure that all information is equally distributed to all of our news media. In addition, the Board approved creating the Communications Director position to receive, document and route the information and develop goals for gathering information that would be of interest and benefit to our membership. Therefore, all information needs to be routed through this email address; wum.news@gmail.com. This is not to say that you cannot send information directly to the Webmaster or Fish Tales Editor but does require that you also include this email address with your correspondence.

Sincerely,
Mike Sedlock, Communications Director
wum.news@gmail.com
PO Box 1293
East Helena, MT 59635
Phone: (C) 465-0031

 

Forms/Applications

2015 Nomination Forms

Sponsor of the Year

Youth Award

Hall of Fame

Individual Recognition Award

Jim Rettig Memorial Scholarship Application - PDF Form


Club Forms and Applications

INFORMATION FOR FILING WUM ANNUAL TAX DOCUMENTS

TAX REPORT IS DUE BY MARCH 1ST

Highly recommend Emailing it so that you have a record of delivery,
the Email address is: doris@chmspc.com
Also recommend asking her to reply confirming that she received
it. Then make a note on your copy documenting her confirmation date.

For those persons not having internet service it can be mailed to;
CHMS, P.C.
741 3rd Avenue South
Glasgow, MT 59230
Attention: Doris Leader
If mailing, send it certified mail or confirmed mail delivery.

2016 Tax Form

Advertise on this site

Liability Insurance Form

Travel Expense Form

Membership Form


2017 Fishing Tournament Applications

MONTANA WALLEYE CIRCUIT
TIBER TOURNAMENT
May 20-21 (Sat & Sun)
Lake Elwell near Chester, MT
Maximum 100 – person teams
Entry Fee - $260 per Team
TIBER APPLICATION 2017

FRESNO CHALLENGE
June 10-11, 2017 (Sat & Sun)
Fresno Lake
Maximum 100 – person teams
Entry Fee - $300 per Team
FRESNO APPLICATION 2017

CANYON FERRY WALLEYE FESTIVAL
JUNE 24-25, 2017 (Sat & Sun)
Canyon Ferry Lake – Silos
Maximum 150 – 2 person teams
Entry Fee - $260 per Team
CANYON FERRY APPLICATION 2017

CROOKED CREEK WALLEYE CLASSIC
MAY 6-7, 2017 (Sat & Sun)
Fort Peck Lake – Crooked Creek Marina
Maximum 75 – person teams
Entry Fee - $200 per Team
CROOKED CREEK APPLICATION 2017



FORT PECK WALLEYE CIRCUIT
ROCK CREEK TOURNAMENT
JUNE 3-4 2017 (Sat & Sun)
Fort Peck Reservoir
Maximum 125 - 2 person teams
Entry Fee - $200 per Team
ROCK CREEK APPLICATION 2017

MONTANA GOVERNORS CUP
Tournament July 6-8, 2017
Fort Peck, Montana
Maximum 200 - 2 person teams
Entry Fee - $300 per Team
MT GOV CUP APPLICATION 2017

HELL CREEK TOURNAMENT
JULY 22-24 2017 (Sat & Sun)
Rules meeting July 21st – 7:00PM
Fort Peck Reservoir
Maximum 100 - 2 person teams
Entry Fee - $200 per Team
HELL CREEK APPLICATION 2017
HELL CREEK BOUNDRY MAP



OTHER MONTANA WALLEYE TOURNAMENTS
TOUGH GUY TOURNAMENT
April 22nd 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Applications dues by 7:00pm April 21st
Hell Creek
Entry Fee - $80 per Team
TOUGH GUY APPLICATION 2017

BROADWATER ROD AND GUN CLUB
July 15th
Canyon Ferry Reservior
$80/Team
BROADWATER ROD AND GUN CLUB 2017

GLASGOW WOMENTS TOURNAMENT
July 29th
Fort Peck Reservior
$80/Team
GLASGOW WOMENS APPLICATION 2017

JOHN ARNOLD DERBY
August 26th
Hauser Lake
$40/Team
JOHN ARNOLD APPLICATION 2017

Mission

WALLEYES UNLIMITED OF MONTANA MISSION STATEMENT


Walleyes Unlimited of Montana (WUM) is the largest sport fishing organization in Montana with over 4,000 members. It was formed and incorporated in 1983 to inform and educate the public about the importance of warm water sport fishing in Montana and to support building and maintaining suitable warm water fish hatcheries and develop a hatchery program which can accommodate the needs of warm water fishing. Montana walleye sanctioned tournaments require that you be a member of WUM to fish these tournaments in order to collect prize money. WUM has no administrative authority for any tournament; they are administered by a separate board of directors.

The mission of WALLEYES UNLIMITED OF MONTANA is:

The organization is organized exclusively for charitable, religious, educational, and/or scientific purposes or to foster national or international sports competition under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue code.

Improve and conserve walleye and other warm water fish in suitable bodies of water:

Organize and educate fisherman to promote walleye and warm water fishing:

Develop and maintain forage fish programs in suitable bodies of water:

Support building and maintaining suitable warm water fish hatcheries and develop a hatchery program which can accommodate the needs of warm water fishing:

Support any worthwhile fishing, hunting, wildlife or recreational program organized for pleasure, or other non-profitable purpose:

Dedicate its members by social and educational means to the conservation and propagation of warm water fish; to support true sportsmanship in a lawful and legal manner among those who fish; to promote and encourage good fellowship among sportsmen; to encourage support of fish and game laws; to work for the respect and knowledge of the just rights of property owners’ and to work for, support and encourage a close, friendly relationship between property owners and sportsmen:

Dedicated to introducing youths to fishing; educate them to become ethical and responsible sportsmen that respect and conserve fish and wildlife, respect and preserve our public lands and public access and abide by fish and game laws and acknowledge the just rights of property owners.

Have a positive presence in our local Chapter communities through participation in worthwhile projects and activities.

 

 

By Laws

Members are encouraged to review and comment on the proposed Bylaws amendments

Current Bylaws