Information for Membership Chairs
Good Standing Qualifications
To be in “good standing,” a council must have a minimum of 20 members, including at least three ILA members and three officers who belong to ILA, and must hold at least three local meetings.
A council in “good standing” must complete the following steps by December 31 in order to qualify for financial incentive awards.
Submit new and renewing members monthly at the end of the month through December 31 (September 30, October 31 and November 30).
Goal 1: To award membership incentives to local councils that maintain and increase membership using the total presented at the January Board Meeting, 2020 as the basis to determine growth. A council may receive up to $200. Incentives follow:
Any council that maintains its same membership number from last year will receive $25.
Any council that grows 3% or more from last year will receive an additional $25.
The council with the highest percentage of growth from last year will be inducted into the President’s Club and receive special recognition (certificate) and $100.
Goal 2: To award membership incentives to local councils with the largest percentage of active ILA members.
The council with the largest percentage of active ILA members will receive $25.
Goal 3: To award membership incentives to local councils with student members.
Councils with one to five student members will receive $25.
Councils with six or more student members will receive $50.
Goal 4: To award a membership incentive award of $75.00 to the local council with the largest number of first-time NCRA members.
For more information, contact:
email@example.com or (336)339-2579
Margaret Cuthbertson, NCRA Vice-President