The mission of the Historical committee is to provide historical information to its members in order to support Chapter activities, as well as, sustain interest in the Chapter’s history.
The historical program shall compile and maintain significant documents related to the history of the Chapter itself. The committee shall identify and assemble an organized body of material reflecting the essence of the Chapter and its activity record.
Soon after completion of the annual meeting and trade show, the historical committee shall gather and organize materials into a condensed chapter narrative. The narrative will be made available to the chapter executive committee for review and adoption at the next regularly scheduled executive meeting. All historical documents will be stored on the chapter’s website.
The annual chapter narrative shall consist of the following: • Lists of officers, executive committee members, and activity chairs; • Highlights of regular Chapter meetings and special events; • Awards - received by Chapter members and received or made by the Chapter; • Details of special projects or activities, such as equipment shows; • Educational programs conducted or cosponsored by the Chapter; • Chapter scholarship programs; • Other information to make the record complete.