Presentation on theme: "1 Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. State of Georgia Reclamation Initiative."— Presentation transcript:
1 Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. State of Georgia Reclamation Initiative
2 “ The value of our fraternity is not in numbers, but in men, in real brotherhood. Eight men thoroughly immersed in the true OMEGA spirit are far greater assets than eighty with lukewarm enthusiasm.” Bro. Walter H. Mazyck
3 “Reclaiming Our Friendship, Reclaiming Our Future” Goals and Objectives for FY 2013 2000 financial Members Make updated list of every brother that has ever been a member of any chapter in the Seventh District. Forward un-financial members list to the District and State Reclamation Chairmen. Conduct Reclamation Surveys. Improving the over-all mindset of all brothers in the 7 th district where reclamation is concerned so that State growth can be given a higher priority and taken more seriously at the chapter level. Identify, formalize, and document all Chapter reclamation events. Sponsor at least one reclamation event per quarter Understand that reclamation is a daily challenge.
4 “Reclaiming Our Friendship, Reclaiming Our Future” Guidelines and Guidance Each Chapter has been challenged with reclaiming a minimum of 10 brothers for the 2013 fiscal year. Additional Incentives: The first Brother (only 1 award) who reclaims 20 brothers will receive $1,000.00 (Must be done on or before 1 AUG 13) Each Chapter that increases their roster by reclamation of 50 brothers will receive a reclamation payment of $1,500.00 (Must be done on or before 1 AUG 13)
5 “Reclaiming Our Friendship, Reclaiming Our Future” Additional Chapter Incentives The first chapter (only 1 award) to double their membership by August 1, 2013 will receive the following: 11-20 members will receive payment of $2,000 21-30 members will receive payment of $3,000 31-50 members will receive payment of $4,000 Over 50 members will receive payment of $5,000
6 “Reclaiming Our Friendship, Reclaiming Our Future” Reporting Requirements Formal Reclamation reports are due quarterly to the reclamation chair NLT 15 th day of the starting month of the quarter. Chapter Reclamation Status /Updates should be submitted monthly NLT 29 th of each month: The status update should include the following information: Chapter Name: Full name of reclaimed brother: Control Number: Date of Initiation: Name of Brother responsible for reclamation:
7 “Reclaiming Our Friendship, Reclaiming Our Future” Reclamation Activities Recommendation Examples of Activities included the following: Memorial Service Cookout Church Worship Service Dinner after Church Fellowship/Brotherhood Night (Monday Night Football) Chapter Picnics/ Potlucks Sweetheart Socials Chapter Activity Night (Bowling, Skating, Movies)