Do I have to own a classic car to join?
Owning a vehicle is optional! The Club is open to students, and others that may not have a "special" vehicle!
The club is open to everyone interested in automotive interests and mechanical things! We are oriented to being a social club of all kinds of vehicles, bikes, tractors, classic cars, modern sports cars, ,4 wheelers and regular cars and anything that has wheels and is fun! We love them all!
If you are a gearhead at heart and have any interests in socializing with like people in the community, this is the place!
WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE IN EACH CLUB MEMBER LEVEL?
Each of the different levels of membership are tailored to meet the different needs of our Members!
Associate Member -FREE
The Associate Membership is for Students and others in the community that do not own a specialty vehicle or normally participate in club events but want to keep informed and support the club and GHS Auto Tech. This membership is for supporters of the club, points of contact, vendors representatives and others with an interest in the automotive world and others with association to the club and its members.
Associate Members will receive club emails about meetings, events and news and other automotive interest topics. This will allow Associate members to keep abreast of club activities and events.
Associate members will not have voting rights or may not hold a board position or be a committee head in the club.
Associate members may participate in committee activities and member social activities and may be given Associate member discounts for certain fee events.
Each Associate member will be allowed to register on our club web site and receive an Associate a Web Site member identification and Password and Members Only access to the club web site.
Full voting Member - $30 Per Year
Full Members are members that actively participate in the club, serve on the boards and committees and vote for offices and approve funding and resources related to club business. Full Members operate and manage the club.
Full Members will receive club emails about meeting events and club news and other automotive interest topics.
Full members will have voting rights (1 vote per Primary Member) and they or family members may hold a board position or a committee head position in the club.
Full Members and their family members will serve as the core of the business management of the club and be responsible for club resources, funding and managing club business.
Full Members and their family members may participate in committee activities and member social activities and will be given Full Member discounts for fee events. Each Full Member and their family members receive a Web Site member identification and Password and Members Only access to the club web site.
Vehicle Owner / Participant Member - $20 Per Year
Participant Members are members that own vehicles and participate in club events and social activities. These are the core members of our club automotive related events but are NOT actively involved in the management of club business.
Participant members will receive club emails about meeting events and club news and other automotive interest topics.
Participant Members will NOT have voting rights or may NOT hold a board position or be a committee head in the club.
Participant Members may participate and support committee activities and member social activities and will be given Participant Member discounts for certain fee events.
Each Participant member will be registered on our club web site and receive a Web Site member identification and Password and Members Only access to the club web site.
Sponsor member - $50 Per Year (Cash donation or Credits for other contributions)
Corporate and other business entity’s that wish to sponsor and support the Club will be given Sponsor Memberships and are also regular members that participate in club events and social activities and will receive club emails about meeting events and club news and other automotive interest topics.
Sponsor Members will NOT have voting rights or may NOT hold a board position and may NOT be a committee head.
Sponsor Members may participate in committee activities and member social activities and will be given Sponsor Member discounts for fee events. Sponsor members may have up to 2 designated primary members named under one sponsor membership. Each primary member may have one secondary members and will have the same benefits as the Sponsor member.
Each Sponsor Member (up to 4) will receive Web Site member identification and Password and Members only access to the club web site.
Each Sponsor member and representative will receive discounts for events and other club activities.
WHAT DOES IT COST TO JOIN THE CLUB?
There are four different membership levels for our club:
Four different Membership Levels:
- Associate Members = FREE
- Full Member= $30 Per Year
- Participant Member= $20 Per Year
- Corporate Sponsor Member= $50 Per Year
Do I have to participate in the operations of the club?
Not everyone has to be involved in running the club.
ONLY FULL MEMBERS are voting members and can occupy a board position or Committee Head position:
Full Members conduct the business and operation of the club.
All other levels, Associates, Participant and Sponsor level members may volunteer to participate in committees and support the club, but, you don't have to be involved in any way in the actual administration and operation of the club!
What are Participant level members?
Participant Members are the core of the vehicle owners that participate in events and are involved in the club events, social activities but do not get involved with day to day club business or operation.
Most Participant members have a vehicle(s) and participant in cruises, dinners, shows and other events and activities.
What kind of club meeting do we have?
Regular monthly club meetings are usually social meetings and are at local meeting location and usually a cruise to a restaurant or other destination locations specified in the Event calendar.
Please cruise-in to the meeting location, so weather permitting please bring your cars!
Regular meetings are generally a Cruise-in starting as early as 5:00, with socializing and some gearhead discussions and then at 6:00 a short club business presentation and then quickly off to a cruise to dinner!
Full Members may often have separate Business meetings to manage the club, and the results and news from those business meeting will be presented at the regular club meeting. Business meeting are for managing the club and full members will attend, and make club management decisions. but anyone is welcome to attend and may support the club as committee members!