This newsletter is intended for 2022 leaders of Women's Council. This important information should be read thoroughly and shared with your local members as needed. 

Edition 20-2022 | September 7, 2022

Dates to Remember for September

New Member Nudge is ON!

The New Member Nudge kicked off last week and we encourage all of our leaders to get the details on our website. We will be recognizing the top networks that obtain new members at an exclusive reception in the President’s Suite in Orlando.

Encourage Your Members to Complete the PMN Stretch

By now you should have received information regarding the Performance Management Network (PMN) Designation 30-Day Stretch promotion, a limited time offer for Women’s Council members. As a network leader, we need you to help us spread the word about the PMN 30-Day Stretch to your members.

Our next PMN course offering is on September 14. Click to register for Achieving Balanced Well-Being (virtual) with Kerri Hartnett.

Network Certification Application Process is Open - Deadline October 1

The network certification process is open until October 1, 2022! Women’s Council Network certification recognizes and rewards the most active local and state networks that achieve five key benchmarks of network excellence and exceeds basic charter requirements per its national affiliation and provides outstanding member service.

You may now apply to become a 2022/23 Certified Network. Networks have until October 1 to complete their application.

Questions about the process? Contact Jackie Flores,  

State Credentialing and Election Policy Reminders

States should be using the Job Descriptions (found in the Network Glossary) when credentialing teams are meeting. The full State Credentialing & Election Policy is also available as a reminder.

President-elect, First Vice President, Treasurer and District Vice Presidents (if applicable) must be elected by September 30th and reported to National by the outgoing First Vice President.

Considering a Dues Increase in 2023?  Follow the Process

Networks considering a dues increase next year must follow National processes to ensure proper dues billing. National must be formally advised by September 30 for the subsequent year on new dues amounts along with supporting documentation. This form must be filled out and can also be found in the online network glossary.

Simplify Your Fundraising Events with Billhighway 

Billhighway and, an innovative auction software company, have teamed up to bring a unified fundraising and financial solution to your network.  As a combined solution, Billhighway and SchoolAuction work together to automate and manage your fundraising revenue, giving you visibility into your network’s entire financial picture with no extra work.

To help you better understand how SchoolAuction works, Billhighway has scheduled a demo on September 15, 2022, at 12 pm Eastern Time. Please add it to your calendar and join us with the Zoom details below! 

Join the Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 889 9893 3218
Passcode: 377908
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