BNC Awards 2011

We are pleased to share BNC's National Awards for 2011! Congratulations to our winning chapters.
 
And the winners are...

Membership Awards


These chapters met or exceeded their membership goals:

Aventura/Hollywood, FL
Boca Raton, FL
Conejo Valley, CA
Corpus Christi, TX
Desert, CA
Gotham, NY
Greater Boston, MA
Harmony, NJ
Hartford, CT
Kings Point in Tamarac, FL
Las Vegas, NV
Norfolk/Sharon, MA
Phoenix, AZ
Rancho Bernardo, CA
San Fernando Valley, CA
Santa Clara Valley, CA
Sarasota, FL
Somerset, NJ
South Miami-Dade, FL
Tampa Bay, FL
Westlake, NJ

This chapter achieved the highest percentage increase over its membership goal:
 
Sarasota, FL
 

Financial Awards


These chapters met or exceeded their financial goals:

Baltimore, MD
Boca Raton, FL
Cape Cod, MA
Central Westchester, NY
Clearbrook, NJ
Conejo Valley, CA
Gotham, NY
Hartford, CT
Hills, FL
Kansas City, MO
Kings Point in Tamarac, FL
Norfolk/Sharon, MA
Palm Gardens, FL
Phoenix, AZ
San Dieguito, CA
Santa Clara Valley, CA
Sarasota, FL
South Miami-Dade, FL
Ventura, CA
Washington, D.C.
Wellworth, FL
West End, FL
Wycliffe, FL

This chapter achieved the greatest increase over its financial goal:
 
Santa Clara Valley, CA
 

Louis D. Brandeis Honor Roll

 
These chapters met both their membership and financial goals and conducted at least one study group using Brandeis-authored materials:

Boca Raton, FL
Conejo Valley, CA
Gotham, NY
Phoenix, AZ
Santa Clara Valley, CA
Sarasota, FL

Book Fund Awards


These chapters raised the highest amount of funds based on a per capita calculation (one per region):

Baltimore, MD
Fairfield County, CT
Greater Boston, MA
Kings Point in Tamarac, FL
San Dieguito, CA
 
And, announcing the...
 

Chapters of the Year


These chapters were selected from the Louis D. Brandeis Honor Roll recipients for outstanding support of the BNC mission:

Phoenix
Santa Clara Valley
Sarasota

 
But wait! There's more...

National Presidential Citations


Presented by Leslie Pearlstein
National President


Boca Raton Chapter
Your fundraising events have been outstanding in creativity and innovation. A unique full-day program honored a major donor and raised significant funds to benefit neurodegenerative research. Among your other successful fundraisers was a book-and-author program that designated donations for much-needed scholarships for Brandeis students.

Florida Region
The Florida Region has had a successful and creative Learning Opportunities program. By using Brandeis materials—Study With The Best, 'Deis Flicks and The Encore Series—you have inspired your members and fulfilled their desire for intellectual stimulation.

Greater Boston Chapter
The Greater Boston Chapter has had a successful and creative Learning Opportunities program. By using Brandeis materials—Study With The Best, 'Deis Flicks and The Encore Series—you have inspired your members and fulfilled their desire for intellectual stimulation.

Los Angeles Men's Group
A role model of financial support for Brandeis University, you undertook a pledge to establish an Endowed Fellowship in Neurosciences. Your programming has consistently provided excellent study groups and prominent speakers. All of your efforts have been successful while creating a feeling of camaraderie and brotherhood among your many members.

Meg Sivitz, Vice President, Tucson Chapter
You initiated and sustained a most successful and well-organized online book business that has involved many chapter members who work together on this project. In addition to conducting the sale online, your chapter continues to hold a successful 10-day book sale in a local mall that attracts large numbers of people. Your dedication to raising funds for Brandeis University is hereby recognized.