TEAM MEMBERS Leslie Hoglund, Virginia JoNeil Smith, Michigan Marilyn Olson, Wyoming Robin Henderson, Oregon
Work since Supreme Session, 2010 Training - Outline development for Daughter & Adult Training Finance - Foundation Directory Proposal Promotion - Workgroup Developments Database - Adult Survey and DeMolay International New LRP Team Members
Social Networking Presence YouTube Channel - http://tiny.cc/9vt7mhttp://tiny.cc/9vt7m Facebook/Twitter 80.5% of survey takers believe that social networking is useful in promoting JDI, and should be used Email: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org
ADULT SURVEY As of November 3, 2010, over 715 surveys have been submitted. –United States: 75.1% –Brazil: 18% –Canada: 4% –Australia: 2.8% –Philippines: 0.1% Survey will close on Monday, November 15, 2010
Demographics Age Range: 20 – 84 years Average Age: 44.4 years 64.4% PHQ 43.7% PBG 16.4% PABG, PGG 9.1% PP, PGBHQ 7.6% PAGG 1.2% PSG 1.0% PASG
Demographics 55.3% are current council members, 44.7% are not. 25.5% are Bethel Guardians 12.1% are Associate Bethel Guardians 16.3% are Guardian Secretaries 9.7% are Guardian Treasurers 9.4% are Directors of Epochs 6.0% are Directors of Music 5.2% are Promoters of Sociability < 4% include Promoters of Fraternal Relations, Custodians of Paraphernalia, Promoters of Hospitality, Promoters of Finance, etc.
How did you first hear about JD? 55.2% Parent or Other Relative 28.3% Friend 12.5% Other (Masonic Lodge/Affiliation) 1.8% Fun Activity 1.0% Community Service Project < 1% Fundraiser or Promotional Item
Do you attend Bethel meetings on a regular basis (at least once per month)? 76.7% - YES 23.3% - NO Are you concerned about the decline in membership? 92.5% - YES 4.8% - NO
Membership Option by Mason Signature YES - 62.0% NO - 38.0% GGC Prerogative for Membership Option YES - 63.0% NO – 37.0%
Suggestions & Ideas Should the Supreme Guardian Council widen the pool of voting delegates to include all elected Grand or Jurisdictional Officers? 68.8% - YES Should Daughters be allowed to be appointed to actively participate in Supreme Guardian Council Committees? 77.6% - YES Should a Daughter serve on the Board of Trustees? 57.6% - NO
Suggestions & Ideas Would you support a re-structuring of the Supreme Guardian Council Officers so that it resembles an Executive Bethel Guardian Council rather than its current form as a Bethel? 62.8% - YES Should jurisdictions be allowed to regionalize to form a broader Grand Guardian Council? 66.4% - YES Should the Board of Trustees be expanded by two members to allow for an extended term of office? 53.7% - NO
Suggestions & Ideas Should Supreme Guardian Council extend term limits for Board of Trustee members to 4 years? 57.5% - NO Would you support extending Grand or Supreme Guardian terms to two years, instead of one year? 58.1% - NO Should Men join the line as a 1-year Vice Associate Grand or Supreme Guardian, and then serve his year as Associate Grand or Supreme Guardian? 60.1% - NO
LRP Next Steps Training – Continue development of daughter training Finance – Research on FDO for grant funders Promotion – Further develop branding and mock items Database – Research association/group database & costs New LRP Team Members – Looking for professionals in education, marketing, finance, etc.
Do not mourn what cannot be, Celebrate rather what is.