charter member


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charter member

n.
An original member or a founder of an organization.

charter member

n
an original or founder member of a society or organization

char′ter mem′ber


n.
one of the original or founding members of a club or organization.
[1905–10, Amer.]
char′ter mem′bership, n.
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Noun1.charter member - one of the original members when an organization was founded
fellow member, member - one of the persons who compose a social group (especially individuals who have joined and participate in a group organization); "only members will be admitted"; "a member of the faculty"; "she was introduced to all the members of his family"
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Lynn Anderson, the chapter President, presented each attending charter member with a bottle of champagne.
Bob Mann, chairman of E-J was recognized on stage at the Luncheon held on Thursday, May 12, 2011 at the New Yolk Hilton along with 10 other Charter Member organizations.
Powell, left, and charter member Ken Falls talk about the upcoming celebration of the congregation's 50th year and plans for a new church building.
In June, Chris Byrne, former president of the Churchill Club, became a charter member.
F5 and the other charter members have helped move the SSL VPN market forward by working with us to establish an effective certification testing program that only a reputable independent testing facility like ICSA Labs can provide.
Charter member of the Interlochen Arts Academy faculty Robert Henderson Murphy died on September 22, 2001, in Traverse City, Michigan.
Complimentary passes will also be mailed to new charter member cardholders who sign on in the weeks ahead.
Prior to CBCWA's creation, charter members relied exclusively on groundwater supplies.
Rosemount is a charter member and serves on the executive committee of the IFC, has led the IFC physical layer field trials at Exxon, and is a participant in the IEC/ISA SP-50 demonstrations that will be seen at the ISA trade show this fall.
Among the benefits of becoming a Charter Member are the following:
If a charter member cannot make its payment under the contract, CBCWA is obligated to draw monies from the defaulting charter member's security fund (equal to approximately two to three months of allocable O&M expenses) to cover the costs under the contract; if that proves insufficient, CBCWA shall draw from the non-defaulting charter members' security funds per the joint and several nature of the contract.
With this year's $5,000 donation to the Blind Children's Center - in the name of charter member Carl Hanneman - the North Hollywood Lions Club has now donated more than $216,000 to the center over the years.

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