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Washington State Chapter and Group Elections

In November we will elect members to the Washington State Chapter Executive Committee (ExCom), our decision-making body. Members are encouraged to vote.

Voting will begin after October 17th and end on Monday November 17th

Look for your ballot in your Fall Cascade Crest. Full voting instructions, candidate statements and downloadable ballots will also be on this web site.

Ballots must be printed, signed, mailed and received by November 17th.

Group ExCom Elections

Within the State Chapter are Sierra Club Groups that are run by local volunteers who represent specific geographic areas, such as one or several counties, or cities. Group information is found at: http://www.cascade.sierraclub.org/directory/groups. Most groups will hold their ExCom elections in December. Contact your group to inquire about their nominations opportunities. Groups may have ballots (downloadable and printable) posted on the Chapter website in December.

Vote YES On 522: Help Shoppers Make Informed Choices and Protect Our Wild Salmon

The Sierra Club endorses I-522 which requires genetically modified foods to be clearly labeled so Washington shoppers can make smart food choices. Read our full endorsement here.

Why is the Sierra Club endorsing Initiative 522? Our Club's official policy calls for labeling of all genetically engineered foods We also believe the federal government should carefully regulate food produced from or containing genetically engineered organisms to ensure it's safe for human consumption.

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