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BACES Special Members Meeting 2024-Jan-27, 4pm PST (SMM24B)

January 27, 2024

The Board of Directors and Members of BACES held a Special Members Meeting on January 27, 2024 as previously announced.

115 members attended the meeting. The motion to Remove the Board passed with 69 votes.

The following members were elected to fill in vacancies on the Board and complete the Directors term expiring December 11, 2026:
– Nina Aritonova
– Vyara Melton
– Niko Todorov

The official protocols of the Election Committee can be found below:


December 20, 2023

At the request of at least 5% of the members of the Bulgarian-American Cultural Educational Society of California (BACES), the Board of Directors of BACES hereby provides notice of a Special Members Meeting of the organization.

The meeting will be held on Saturday, January 27th, 2024, at 4pm PST at Sherman Oaks East Valley Adult Center, 5056 Van Nuys Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403.

The purpose of the meeting is to hold a vote for the removal of the Board of Directors, and if removal takes place, a vote for Election of Directors shall be held to fill any vacancies. No other business may be transacted at the Special Members Meeting.

Should you have any questions about this notice, please feel free to contact us at contact@baces.org email address.


Agenda for the meeting is available here as a PDF


The Board of Directors has established an Ad-hoc Non-board Election Committee to oversee and conduct ballots counting at the Special Members Meeting on Jan/27/2024, with committee members as follows:
– Sonya Kolev, chair
– Ina Tzvetanova, secretary
– Ralitza Alexandrova, vice chair
– Alexandra Bojkova
– Diana Dixon