Ten years ago we started a journey with a national association seeking to modernize its chapters. Moving from chapters to regional coordinating bodies supported through HQ services, including accounting and finance, data/tech support, and communications, led to increased activity, revitalized groups and involvement of nextgen. Notice the word modernize versus fix. What made this group […]

What do they have in common? They are three important “deserts” that the latest Benchmarking report from Mariner Management and Billhighway cites as common obstacles that chapters must navigate on their path to success.

Spring is in the air … or is it still winter? Here in Maryland, we’re never quite sure. But one thing we can all be sure of is that while we may not be able to rely on the weather, we can certainly rely on our volunteers!

On 2/23, Mariner & Billhighway sent “CRPs Some Love!” by sharing some of the best chapter resources collected over the years. The conversation focused on the top 6 challenges facing CRPs right now. Listen in for some ideas on handling these challenges and see below for a quick snapshot of the topics discussed (be sure […]

February is the month of love! And you know who we love most? CRPs!

What do you get when you put Peggy and Peter in from of a Zoom camera? A CRP fest across three afternoons. The 3-part online event, co-hosted by Billhighway and Mariner, was the launchpad for the 2022 Chapter Performance & Benchmarking Report, a data analysis derived from surveys sent to CEOs, CRPs (or association staff […]

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