BNC Awards 2013

We are excited to announce BNC's National Awards for 2013! Congratulations to all of our winning chapters. And the winners are...


Membership Awards

These chapters met or exceeded their membership goals:

Brevard County, FL
Clearbrook, NJ
Conejo Valley, CA
Desert, CA
Gotham, NY
Greater Washington, DC
Harmony, NJ
Hartford, CT
Middlesex, NJ
Norfolk/Sharon, MA
Palm Beach East, FL
Phoenix, AZ
Somerset, NJ
South Miami-Dade, FL
Staten Island, NY
Tampa Bay, FL
Wycliffe, FL

 
This chapter achieved the highest percentage increase over its membership goal:
 
Norfolk/Sharon
 

Financial Awards

These chapters met or exceeded their financial goals:
 
Atlanta, GA
Brevard County, FL
Conejo Valley, CA
Corpus Christi, TX
Desert, CA
Essex County, NJ
Gotham, NY
Harmony, NJ
Hartford, CT
Middlesex, NJ
Nassau North, NY
Norfolk/Sharon, MA
Phoenix, AZ
Rancho Bernardo, CA
Riverdale, NY
San Dieguito, CA
San Fernando Valley, CA
Somerset, NJ
South Miami-Dade, FL
Staten Island, NY
West End, FL
Wycliffe, FL

These chapters achieved the greatest increase over their financial goal:
(one from each Region)
 
Atlanta, Mid-Atlantic
Brevard County, Florida
Desert, Western
Hartford, New England
Staten Island, New York

The chapters with the lowest expense/income ratio:
(one from each region)
 
Boston, New England
Brevard County, Florida
Essex County, New York
Desert and Santa Clara Valley, Western
Northern Virginia, Mid-Atlantic

Book Fund: (one from each region)

Boston, New England
Northern Virginia, Mid-Atlantic
Tri-County, NY, NJ, So.CT
Treasure Coast, Florida
San Dieguito and Las Vegas, Western

Sustaining the Mind Campaign Awards

The chapters with the greatest number of $1,000+ donors: (one from each region)

Boca Raton, Florida
Greater Boston, New England
Gotham, NY,NJ,So.CT
Greater Washington, Mid-Atlantic
Phoenix, Western

The chapters that have the highest per capita amount: (one from each region)

Greater Boston, New England
Gotham, NY,NJ,So.CT
Greater Washington, Mid-Atlantic
Phoenix, Western
Wycliffe, Florida


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:

Brevard County
Conejo Valley
Desert
Gotham
Harmony
Hartford
Middlesex
Norfolk/Sharon
Phoenix
Somerset
South Miami Dade
Staten Island
Wycliffe

Chapters of the Year

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

Desert

Harmony

Phoenix

Wycliffe

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National Presidential Citations

Molly Seiden and Our Volunteers in the Boca Raton Book Store

You and your team of volunteers work tirelessly to make the Boca Raton Book Store a successful enterprise. Your dedication and efforts result in significant funds for the BNC and also promote the names of the Brandeis National Committee and Brandeis University within your local community.

Simon and Ellen Atlas

You “Never say Never” when asked to serve the Brandeis National Committee. For many years you have ably and enthusiastically undertaken positions on numerous projects for the chapter, region, and national levels. Your dedication and commitment to our organization and to Brandeis University are exemplary. 

“The Four Sisters”

It is clear why the Delray Beach, Trails Wellworth, and Wycliffe Chapters have come to be known as “The Four Sisters.” As a “family,” you have joined together and worked in harmony on combined Book and Author events. Your spirit of cooperation and collaboration are highly commendable.

Eleanor Shuman

You are a fundraiser par excellence. With a long and loyal history as a member of the Brandeis National Committee, you have never wavered in your commitment to our organization and the University. By consistently promoting our fundraising mission, you inspire others to financially support this outstanding school.

Shirley Pollock

You have been an outstanding leader of the Los Angeles Chapter, extending your thoughtful guidance and assistance whenever and wherever needed.  An advocate for Brandeis University and exceptional fundraiser, you have a superlative way of making others want to join and support our organization. Your dedication and total commitment to the BNC and the University are deserving of praise.

Corpus Christi Chapter

For more than 15 years your chapter has conducted an extended book sale that raises funds for Brandeis University. Your organizational skills and unstinting efforts result in substantial annual revenues. It is with deep appreciation that we recognize your chapter with a Presidential Commendation.