2019 Trustee Election and Notice of Annual General Meeting


The following distinguished gentlemen have been nominated for election as Trustees of the Society for the terms noted adjacent to their name. 

      Name                Position            Term                             Term Ending

Charles Guder    Trustee     2nd of only two terms     Fall of 2022

Alan McIntyre     Trustee     2nd of only two terms     Fall of 2022

You should have received an email from ElectionBuddy.com containing voting instructions with a link to your unique and secure online ballot.  With only two candidates, the ballot completion is very quick and we ask that you to vote as soon as possible but not later than 8 November 2019.

We recommend that you vote online, but should you prefer not to vote online, we are sending all members a ballot by email which you can print, complete and return to our office; note that any mailed ballots must be received by 8 November 2019.  Mailed ballots should be sent to: The Burns Society of the City of New York, P.O. Box 3864, Grand Central Station, New York, NY 10163. 

Annual General Meeting

The Society’s Annual Meeting will be held on November 12, starting at 6:00 PM promptly, An email has been sent to all members with the location details.  Note the dress code is jacket and tie.

Annual Dues

If you have not already done so, members may still pay their 2019 annual dues online by credit card using the Paypal link below. Dues for the fiscal year 2019-2019 are $75, are due by December 12, 2018 and can be paid any time now. Since 1871, your Society has been a leader in perpetuating and celebrating the memory and works of Robert Burns in New York City. Your continued participation in the activities of the Burns Society is invaluable to that heritage and our ongoing mission. Please click on the link below to pay your dues by credit card.

You may also volunteer to serve on one of our many committees. After you enter your billing address, you have an opportunity to indicate your interest in one of the Society's committees. If you indicate an interest, the Committee chair will be in touch with you shortly. Available committees include: Membership, Annual Anniversary Dinner, Robert Ludlow McLean Memorial Golf Tournament, Scholarship, Finance, Communications, Events and Fundraising.

Click the button to the right to add your Annual Dues to your "cart".  After adding your dues, please consider adding an additional contribution as noted below, or you can "check out" and enter your payment information.


Additional Tax Deductible Contributions 

As you are aware, we are now a 501(c)3 charitable organization. We make gifts each year to a Scholarship Fund and to charities devoted to Robert Burns. Any additional contributions over and above your $75 annual dues will be gratefully received. Donors of $100.00 or more, in addition to the $75.00 dues, will be recognized in the annual diner program. Please click the button below to make an additional contribution:

(Other contribution amounts are always welcome and can be made using the Donate link on the menu on the left.)