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Discussion Final Revised Report of the ALA Chapter Relations Task Force

by Donald Wood (staff) on Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 10:52 am

 

 

Attached is the final revised report of the ALA Chapter Relations Task Force.  At the request of the ALA Executive Board a line was added in the Appendix B document to request the membership numbers for ALA affiliates (not part of the State Chapter) within the state reporting.  

 

 

 

Attached is the final revised report of the ALA Chapter Relations Task Force.  At the request of the ALA Executive Board a line was added in the Appendix B document to request the membership numbers for ALA affiliates (not part of the State Chapter) within the state reporting.  

 

Two other items (expand definition of chapter to include international groups and a review of overlapping fundraising from vendors by both ALA and Chapters) will be addressed by the in-coming Chapter Relations Committee and were not added to this report.

 

 

 

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Discussion Chapter Relations Committee 2016 Annual Conference Agenda

by Donald Wood (staff) on Mon, Sep 12, 2016 at 11:04 am

June 20, 2016

Attached is the CRC agenda, the CRC proposal to COO “Composition of the ALA Chapter Relations Committee,” and a proposed resolution “Resolution Concerning the Role of Chapters in the American Library Association.” These will be introduced and discussed at Chapter Relations Committee I.

Following these items will be a discussion with the ALA Executive Director Keith Michael Fiels.

The other attached documents will be discussed at either or both meetings.

June 20, 2016

Attached is the CRC agenda, the CRC proposal to COO “Composition of the ALA Chapter Relations Committee,” and a proposed resolution “Resolution Concerning the Role of Chapters in the American Library Association.” These will be introduced and discussed at Chapter Relations Committee I.

Following these items will be a discussion with the ALA Executive Director Keith Michael Fiels.

The other attached documents will be discussed at either or both meetings.

Chapter Relations Committee I, Saturday, June 25, 2016, 1:00–2:30 p.m., OCCC, W307A

Chapter Relations Committee II, Monday, June 27, 2016, 1:00–2:30 p.m., OCCC, S330G

See also the ALA Scheduler for all events. Or Select Calendar for Chapter-related events.

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Discussion About the Chapter Relations Committee, 2015-2016

by Donald Wood (staff) on Thu, Dec 17, 2015 at 11:40 am

As of December 17, 2015

CRC Meetings at Midwinter Meeting in Boston

Chapter Relations Committee I, Saturday, January 9, 2016, 1:00–2:30 p.m., Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, 150

Chapter Relations Committee II, Monday, January 11, 2016, 1:00–2:30 p.m., Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, 108

CRC on ALA Connect

 http://connect.ala.org/node/64001 (the agenda and related documents will be posted here)

As of December 17, 2015

CRC Meetings at Midwinter Meeting in Boston

Chapter Relations Committee I, Saturday, January 9, 2016, 1:00–2:30 p.m., Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, 150

Chapter Relations Committee II, Monday, January 11, 2016, 1:00–2:30 p.m., Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, 108

CRC on ALA Connect

 http://connect.ala.org/node/64001 (the agenda and related documents will be posted here)

These are the members of the CRC for 2015-2016. Each person below is subscribed to this e-list.

 Ben Allen Hunter (Chair, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)

Kristine L. Ferry (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)

Carol Hanan (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)

Carey D. Hartmann (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)

Patti McCall (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)

Louis Munoz, Jr (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)

Kelly M. Robinson (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)

Suzanne L. Sager (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)

Susan J. Schmidt (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)

Lisa R. Varga (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)

Cathy Wolford (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)

Melissa M. Brooks (Intern, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)

Jillian K. Hayes (Intern, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)

ALA Executive Board Liaison

James G. Neal, ALA Executive Board Liaison

Representatives to the CRC

Majed Khader (ALA Task Force on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion)

Eleta Exline (ACRL Representative, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016) - eleta.exline@unh.edu

Nancy N. Colyar (LITA Representative, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)

Dana Lucile Jemison (ALCTS Representative, May 31, 2013, to June 30, 2017)

Carolyn Larson (RUSA Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2016)

ALA Staff Liaisons

Michael Dowling, director, Chapter Relations Office

Donald Wood, program officer, Chapter Relations Office

 New

 Public Library Association will no longer appoint a representative to the CRC.

 The Midwinter Scheduler: http://www.eventscribe.com/2016/ALA-MidWinter/

 CRC Representatives to Other ALA or ALA-related Units

  •  Freedom to Read Foundation—Susan Schmidt
  • Literacy Assembly—Patti McCall
  • Education Assembly—Suzanne Sager
  • Legislation Assembly—Carey Hartmann
  • Recruitment Assembly—Lisa Varga
  • Planning and Budget Assembly—Carol Hanan
  • Advocacy Group—Ben Hunter

This CRC web page is generated through Imis

http://www.ala.org/groups/committees/ala/ala-crc

 

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Discussion Chapter Relations Committee 2015 Annual Conference Agenda

by Donald Wood (staff) on Tue, Jun 23, 2015 at 01:47 pm

June 23, 2015

This agenda discussion will continue through the 2015 Annual Conference.

ALA Proposed Strategic Framework and Plan by ALA President Courtney Young.

Meetings of the Chapter Relations Committee are open. The CRC schedule and other Chapters-related events are on the website, including locations.

June 23, 2015

This agenda discussion will continue through the 2015 Annual Conference.

ALA Proposed Strategic Framework and Plan by ALA President Courtney Young.

Meetings of the Chapter Relations Committee are open. The CRC schedule and other Chapters-related events are on the website, including locations.

The 2015 ALA Annual Conference site.

Today, June 23, three additional documents were added:

ALA Executive Board - Liaison Talking Points (new). James Neal, ALA Board member, and Board liaison to the CRC, will discuss these at CRC II, on Monday.

ALA Task Force on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (TF-EDI), Report to the ALA Council and Executive Board, ALA Annual Conference, June 2015, San Francisco, CA. Majed Khader, TF-EDI liaison to the CRC, will discuss this report at CRC II, on Monday.

 

 

 

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Event Chapter Leaders Forum

by ALAConnect Helpdesk (staff) on Mon, Jun 8, 2015 at 11:31 am

The Chapter Leaders Forum, presented by the ALA Chapter Relations Committee at each ALA Midwinter and Annual, provides a great opportunity for Chapter Leaders (especially incoming leaders) to meet and discuss a full agenda on topics to help prepare them to lead an association. Topics have included Effective Membership Development and Retention, Generating New Revenue, Impactful Lobbying: Local, State and Federal, and Successful Advocacy. This event requires advance registration and includes lunch.

Event Chapter Relations Committee I

by ALAConnect Helpdesk (staff) on Mon, Jun 8, 2015 at 11:31 am

The mission of the CRC is to develop and recognize chapters as integral components of ALA. See http://www.ala.org/groups/committees/ala/ala-crc

Event International Council of Library Association Executives (ICLAE)

by ALAConnect Helpdesk (staff) on Mon, Jun 8, 2015 at 11:31 am

International Council of Library Association Executives (ICLAE) is comprised of ALA Chapter Executive Directors and other Chapter leaders.

Event Chapter Relations Committee II

by ALAConnect Helpdesk (staff) on Mon, Jun 8, 2015 at 11:31 am

The mission of the CRC is to develop and recognize chapters as integral components of ALA. See http://www.ala.org/groups/committees/ala/ala-crc

Event Chapter Councilors Forum

by ALAConnect Helpdesk (staff) on Mon, Jun 8, 2015 at 11:31 am

This forum is conducted by the Chapter Councilors prior to the Council Forum for all ALA Councilors on Monday, usually 8:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m.

Discussion New to ALA Connect? Here's How to Get Started!

by Donald Wood (staff) on Mon, Feb 9, 2015 at 10:59 am

Thanks to PLA, here are instructions on getting started in ALA Connect. If you have questions, please send them to cro@ala.org.

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The purpose of the Chapter Relations Committee (CRC) is to develop and recognize Chapters as integral components of ALA; to encourage discussion, activities and programs that support the mutual interests of ALA and the Chapters; to advise when requested on proposals and actions of other ALA units that may affect Chapters; to provide a forum wherein Chapters can share ideas and concerns of common interest and identify common needs and goals; to communicate these Chapter needs and goals to ALA and ALA goals, programs and priorities to the Chapters; to encourage and maintain a cooperative and supportive relationship among ALA, its units, and the Chapters; to formulate and review periodically requirements for Chapter status; and to serve as an advisory committee to the Chapter Relations Office.

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