• Committee Name:Membership Development and Retention Committee
  • Description:
    The DGE appoints the chair for this committee.  Members of the committee should represent areas.  Membership Development Chair works with the DGE to design and implement a comprehensive and effective membership recruitment, retention and new club development programs.

    8.1   Responsibilities
    • Assisting the DGE to establish District membership and retention goals
    • Encourage clubs to strive to represent the demographic composition of the community’s professionals. 
    • Ensure clubs are aware of and have access to Rotary International’s membership tools and provide clubs with regular updates to keep them engaged and enthusiastic about membership growth and retention. 
    • Providing an annual presentation for area AGs and advocates on recruitment, retention and new club development 
    • Work with Public Image Committee to plan activities to aid local club membership efforts. 
    • Assist clubs in achieving membership goals
    • Identify and recognize clubs that are reaching and surpassing goals
    • Identify and share best practices
    • Identify clubs in need of membership development strategies and assist AG and area advocate to provide appropriate support to the clubs
    • Provide DG with quarterly written reports on progress. 
  • Documents:Example Club Handbook