For NOW Leaders

Chapter Management

Filing Your Chapter’s 2015 Annual Report

To file your chapter’s, follow the link: 2015 Annual Report To complete this form you will need: officer contact information, chapter contact information, and financial/budgetary/IRS information. Be aware, this year’s deadline for submission is May 25, 2016. Failure to submit your chapter’s annual report may result in loss of your chapter’s rebate status until it… Read more »

Chapter Activity Report

Report a Chapter Activity The purpose of this form is to gain a better sense of the impact NOW activists are having in their communities and celebrate your successes. Please fill out this form for each event your chapter participates in and/or organizes. You will be asked to provide event information, estimates of participant numbers,… Read more »

Resources for Chapter Leaders

Chapter Website Change Request Update your chapter description and contact information as displayed on the National NOW website. Chapter Organizing Manual This manual provides a comprehensive overview of NOW’s chapter processes, duties and responsibilities. Merging and Dissolving Chapters Sometimes chapters merge, sometimes they dissolve. Reference NOW’s policies above and the sample letters below to guide… Read more »

Membership Information

Membership Guidelines for Chapters Review these handy guidelines to understand how NOW’s membership process works! Included in this document are instructions about collecting dues, sending memberships to National NOW, becoming eligible for rebates and more. Membership Forms Request Membership Lists The purpose of this form is to ask for membership information for a specific chapter. … Read more »

Order Your NOW Rounds and Signs

Order your NOW Rounds online. New pricing saves chapters money! Online Round Store Prefer to order your rounds through the mail?  Fill out this form: NOW Round Order Form

Brochures to Download and Print

Guidelines for Downloading and Printing NOW Brochures Follow these tips, and you should get good results: Make sure you are opening/downloading the brochures in at least version of Adobe (Acrobat) Reader. If you haven’t updated Adobe Reader in a while, or if you don’t have it at all, install the most recent (free) version right… Read more »

NOW PAC Information

Political Organizing Manual PAC Candidate Interview Guidelines 2016 Working with the NOW PAC: Endorsements & Elections Webinar View a YouTube recording of this webinar here:  

Starting a NOW Chapter: Convening Info & Resources

So you want to start a NOW chapter The quick start guide to starting a NOW chapter. Outlines what exactly it takes to get a chapter going. Convener Form This form is the first step toward starting a new chapter. Send it to anyone interested in convening a NOW chapter. Convener Kit Once you have… Read more »

Leadership Memos

NOW chapter leaders receive a monthly leadership memo with updates, tips and reminders for the upcoming month. Leadership memos are sent to all NOW leaders. If you are a chapter leader and are not receiving the monthly leadership memos contact the Field Team at  Below is an archive of previous leadership memos for reference: 2015… Read more »

Social Media Guides

These guides are for chapter leaders who have never used social media before. They include basic steps for how to create, manage, and use Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and Hootsuite. Social media helps chapters reach out to members and non-members, and can be a powerful tool for organizing events and meetings. Facebook How-To Twitter How-To Tumblr… Read more »