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Helping New Members Feel They Belong

BRAINSTORMED LIST OF WHAT ETHICAL SOCIETIES CAN DO TO HELP NEW MEMBERS FEEL MORE AS IF THEY BELONG From AEU Membership Workshop, October 1991, Westchester) People could really listen to them. Get them involved in small ways at first. Communicate often — phone calls, written materials. Establish relational/peer groups or new activities: potluck dinners, socials, dances, theater parties, improvizational theater, outreach, ethnic dinners, fall gathering (weekend away in the country), workshops… Read More »