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About the Chapter Leader Resources Site

The Chapter Leader Resources site includes documents, forms, templates, PowerPoint presentations, and webcasts to assist in managing an APWA chapter or branch.  Items covered:

  • Chapter Leader Training handouts and presentations
  • Strategic planning samples
  • Governance and rules, including sample bylaws
  • Best Practices for chapter (or branch) capacity building
  • Tips for getting members involved and engaged
  • Membership reports
  • Membership anniversary pin request form
  • Resources for promoting APWA programs and opportunities
  • Chapter or branch communications and social media tips and tools
  • Awards program info
  • Tips from other chapters and branches regarding what's worked for them
  • Instructions and guidance on contracts, agreements, partnerships and utilizing paid assistance
  • Emergency management plan template for local events
  • Finance and risk management guidance covering: charitable donations, IRS guidelines, document retention, tax exemption/non profit and W-9 for APWA national, Unrelated Business Income Tax (UBIT), and insurance
  • Website management tools
  • Webinars and tutorials
  • Chapter membership density maps