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Kinnections: Spring 2017

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Updates

National Convention: Voting Procedures

The 97th Annual Kin Canada National Convention will be held August 17 - 19, 2017 in Halifax, NS. A new voting procedures document is now available, including a guide to completing the accredited delegate form as well as highlights of the changes to policy and procedures.


Projects and Goals

Canadian Blood Services: New Goal

We’re happy to announce that we surpassed our goal for 2016 and ended at 109% of our goal with 616 units! A new goal of 608 units has been set for 2017.

National Day of KINdness: Participation Record

Our 5th Annual National Day of KINdness was a massive success. Thank you to all the clubs that participated to make it the most active year yet!

Projects Database: Giveaway!

Do you have a great project you think other clubs could replicate in their communities?  Submit your successful project details by April 30 and your club will be entered for a chance to win $25 off your next Kin sales order (plus a selfie stick to capture all your wonderful service work in the future)!


Upcoming Events

Cystic Fibrosis Canada

The Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History will be Sunday, May 28, 2017. Join a team

 

Reporting

Club Reporting Form

A reminder that club reporting forms are due to National by June 15, 2017. Fill them out online here.

Service Reporting Form

Yearly service reporting forms will go out in June. Be sure to track your hours and funds raised in advance to make for easier reporting. Tools are available in the resource library


Awards

National Service Award

Due June 30, 2017: The service project must be presented at the zone and/or district level in order to proceed to the national level. For more details consult http://www.kincanada.ca/national-awards

Lifetime Achievement Award

Due May 1, 2017. This prestigious award is given to those members who have dedicated their Kin life to the betterment and the furthering of the Association and its goals. For more information and an evaluation/scoring sheet visit http://www.kincanada.ca/national-awards

CFC Awards

Due June 2, 2017 to Alice Awweh at Cystic Fibrosis Canada. Click here for more information.


Club Resources

Campus Club Calendar

A new tool has been created to help Campus Clubs easily understand Kin processes and procedures. Check it out in the resource library.