Chapter and Division Resource Center

The Resource Center is an evolving resource for NRA Chapter and Division Leadership manage the day-to-day operations of your chapter/division/region. If you would like to submit an item for the resource center, please email

We hope you will review these "tools" and use them for further membership activity.

Thank you for your continued efforts to grow and sustain NRA!!

Annual Report

Chapters, Divisions and Regions are required to submit an Annual Report to remain in an active status. The reports will notify the NRA offices of new officers and activities held the past year. All Reports are due by January 20, 2017 and all reports must be submitted online.

Co-Host the NRA Annual Training Conference

NRA is now accepting proposals from NRA Chapters and Division to co-host the Annual Training Conference. Please be sure to review the guidelines and submit the proposal by the deadline.

Guidelines for Co-Hosting the Annual Training Conference [Click Here to view guidelines for co-hosting]
Application for Co-Hosting the Annual Conference [Printable Application - click here] [Online Application - coming soon]

Important Deadlines

  • All proposals must be received in the national office no later than March 1, 2016 
  • Announcement of conference site announced on or about April 13, 2016.
  • NRA reserves the right to refuse any and all proposals that do not serve the best interest of the organization.
  • In the event that no proposals are submitted or accepted for any given conference year, NRA will serve as sole host.

Questions related to proposals submissions maybe directed to:

Rachel Muchmore
Membership Coordinator 
Doris Illies
2016 President-Elect

Membership Training

NRA Chapter and Division Leaders are encouraged to attend one of our free webinars.  Visit our webinars page for upcoming events or download past recordings of webinars:

June 6, 2016 - Membership Chair Training Webinar

Other Marketing Tools to increase your membership:

Membership Recruitment PowerPoint - The PowerPoint presentation leaves a blank side (you can add more if needed) for you to highlight your Chapter/Division/Region. You may use all of the presentation or just a few slides - its up to you! 

Strategies for recruitment & retention
Top Ten Reason to Join NRA


Membership Grants

We are excited to announce a new grant to help chapters grow their membership.   Do you have an idea to attract new members but don’t quite have the financial resources to pull it off?  Planning a conference with a membership drive and need some financial help to make it a success? Apply now for our new NRA Membership Grant. 

The deadline for the grant applications have ended. Please stay tuned at the end of 2016 for information on 2017 grants.