“CFWC Keeping Up With The Times"
California Federation of Women's Clubs
DIRECTOR OF FINANCE - BARBARA CHAVEZ
FINANCE COMMITTEE: Director of Finance, Treasurer, Financial Secretary, President, and
First Vice President.
DISTRICT TREASURERS: Using the Remittance Form, send all monies made out to CFWC for
dues and club donations for CFWC approved projects to Reggie Mattox, Financial Secretary,
and a copy to Mody D. Abulencia, Director of Finance. Dues for new and late paying members,
send on the 15th of each month.
DONATIONS: Donations to the following approved projects will be credited to the reserve accounts.
All other charitable donations by clubs are sent directly to the recipients either by the
Club or District. Please check the Chairmen's pages on the Procedure Book for addresses. All
Art and Music donations go to the CFWC Arts Fund. Please refer to the following:
Caroline Severance Memorial State Endowment Fund is kept invested. Any dividends or interest
from this fund is credited to the General Fund. Funds are used to carry the message of Federation
to clubs by members of the Executive Board for Itinerary, Area Seminars, and other means of
The principal of the Foundation Fund is invested. The interest is used to send State Officers and
Chairmen to represent GFWC California Federation at meetings of outside organizations and to provide those services which are not now available from either the General Fund or the Caroline Severance Memorial State Endowment Fund.
The Helen Tunkis and Jo Windsor Memorial Funds are also used to further the work of the GFWC
California Federation of Women's Clubs.
DUES AND DISTRICT INSURANCE are included in the Finance Department. These should first
go through the District.
All Remittance Forms can be found at the CFWC website: www.CFWC.org under FORMS & EMBLEMS
“Time's the thief of memory”
― Stephen King, The Gunslinger