March 10, 2014
In accordance with its by-laws, the Babylonian Jewish Center will be holding
its ninth (9th) election of Officers and Trustees on Sunday,
April 27, 2014 from 12:00 – 2:00 PM at the BJC.
As part of the election process, a number of
individuals will deliver short presentations about the accomplishments and
future plans of the BJC. Those individuals slated to speak are as follows:
Rabbi Nir Shalom (Chief Rabbi)
Ronny Ben-Josef (Current President)
Eliyahou Shamash (Treasurer)
Orly Maslavi (Sisterhood President)
Please see the attached Ballot(s) for a list of items
upon which you will be voting. Only original Ballot(s) will be accepted.
Please do not photocopy or destroy your Ballot(s).
Unless you are a single member, you have received two
Ballots, one in the name of each spouse. Please complete both Ballots since
each Ballot equates to one vote totaling the two votes entitled to Family
There are only three acceptable methods by which you may deliver your
There shall be no other acceptable means by which
to cast your vote.
1) Personal delivery of your Ballot(s) to the meeting
on April 27th by 12:30 pm; or
2) Delivery of your Ballot(s) by some other person whom
you designate to the meeting; or
3) Mailing of your Ballot(s) to Edna Mashaal to arrive
before Sunday, April 27, 2014. Edna’s mailing address is 100 Windsor Gate,
Great Neck, NY 11020.
In addition, if you do not plan on making it to the
meeting, be sure to complete the enclosed proxy so that a vote may be cast
in your name on any motions that may come up.
There will be an opportunity at the meeting to ask any
questions you may have regarding your Ballot(s). In the meantime, if you
plan on mailing your Ballot(s) and have questions, please call Fred Jiji at
The BJC Board of Trustees would like to thank the
Nominating Committee, consisting of
Fred Jiji (chairman), Gila Aizer, Stella Bahary, Samir Kamara, and Ronnie
This will be the final correspondence you will
receive with regards to the Annual Meeting.
BJC Board Secretary