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Contains information of interest to individual Members, including Membership Statement, New Members' Pack, how to apply for a Memorial Fund Award, Grants of Friendship/Invitations, and Membership Matters.

Contains all the information you need for the running of a Club, eg Membership Forms, Annual Returns, Club Governance, How to Start a New Club.

Contains information related to running a Region/National Association/Network, eg the purpose of Regions/National Associations/Networks, and Region/NA/Network governance documents

Contains documentation to help you communicate your activities, eg Template Press Releases, SIGBI Brand Guidelines and Logos, good examples of Club Promotional Material, How To Guides.

Contains information related to Programme Activities, eg a page for each Programme Area, Commission on the Status of Women, SIGBI Programme Database.

Contains documentation related to the running of the Federation, eg SIGBI Governance, Vision 2021.

Region/NA/Network Mailings – September 2017

15 September 2017

SIGBI News Briefing – 15 September 2017

Please note that there was no separate Region/NA/Network mailing on 15 September 2017.

1 September 2017

SIGBI News Briefing – 1 September 2017

GENERAL MEETING 2017 – Please ensure that you nominate your Club’s Voting Delegate by Friday 13 October 2017 to ensure that your Club can cast its vote.  The letter about Accrediting your Club is below, as is the form to return to SIGBI HQ.  The voting delegate must have registered to attend the General Meeting on Friday 27 October 2017.  This is free of charge, and anyone who has Full Registration or Friday Day Delegate is automatically registered for the General Meeting.  Anyone who does not have a conference pass entitling them to attend will not be admitted:

SI INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION 2023 – No it’s not an error, we really are talking about 2023.  It is SIGBI’s turn to bid to host the International Convention, and we are asking Clubs to put forward their suggestions by 15 October 2017.  Full details of the criteria are in the letter below, and there is a form to complete and return with details of the venue: