Missionaries of St. Junipero Serra Contest 2020-2021

The Missionaries of St. Junipero Serra Contest is already underway for 2020-2021! After a wonderful success of 350 new members gained as a result of last year's contest piloted in the United States, this year we are opening the contest up to all Serra clubs around the world. We encourage all councils to promote this contest to their clubs. Read on for contest rules and prizes.

 

US Clubs register here

 

Contest Prizes

LARGE CLUB CATEGORY (25 MEMBERS OR MORE)

  • The club with the largest net increase in new members in the Large Club category will be awarded $1,000.
  • The club with the second largest net increase in new members will be awarded $750.
  • The club with the third largest net increase in new members will be awarded $500.
  • The club with the highest percentage increase in new members will be awarded $500.
  • All remaining clubs who show a net gain of 5 or more new members will receive a 10% rebate of club dues for one year starting July 1, 2021.
  • In addition, all Large Category clubs who gain 10 or more new members will receive one FREE registration to their choice of either the Serra International Convention in New Orleans, Summer, 2022 or the Serra National Rally to be held in Dallas, January 2022.

 

SMALL CLUB CATEGORY (24 MEMBERS OR FEWER)

  • The club with the largest net increase in new members in the Small Club category will be awarded $1,000
  • The club with the second largest net increase in new members will be awarded $750
  • The club with the third largest net increase in new members will be awarded $500.
  • All remaining clubs who show a net gain of 5 or more new members will receive a 10% rebate of club dues for one year starting July 1, 2021.
  • All clubs in the Small Club category who gain 5 members or more will receive one FREE convention registration to the Serra Rally in Dallas January 2022, or the Serra International Convention, New Orleans, Summer 2022.

 

CONTEST RULES: HOW WE TRACK YOUR CLUB’S RESULTS

  • Duration of the contest; Use of the Serra Membership Portal: The Serra office will use the Serra International web portal (serrainternational.org) to track the change in the number of active members in your club, beginning July 1, 2020 and ending at midnight, June 30, 2021.
  • All clubs must register with the Serra office by January 31, 2021 in order to qualify for this promotion. There is no cost to participate, but only registered clubs will qualify. Click here to register.
  • A contact person must be designated as the club’s Membership Contest coordinator. For most clubs that person will be the VP of Membership. This person will be responsible to keep the club membership roster located on the Serra portal current and accurate.
  • Once you have registered you will be notified confirming your contest contact and your official starting membership count.
  • All award rebates will be based upon paid invoices as of July 1, 2021 which will confirm the club’s total membership count. Rebate checks of 10% will be sent to clubs who show a net increase of 5 new members of more.
  • Only net gains will be counted towards awards.
  • A club must be in good standing to qualify for this contest (dues current and paid).
  • The free convention/Rally registration award DOES NOT include room charges or travel to the event destination.
  • Serra club contest status will be posted in the Always Forward, Never Back electronic newsletter on a regular basis.
  • Successful clubs will be announced and recognized at the end of the contest at the Serra International Convention and in the Serran Magazine.

 

 LET’S PRAY MORE and WORK FOR SUCCESS!

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Wednesday, December 2, 2020