Intellectual Disabilities

Alabama Intellectual Disabilities Campaign Significant Dates

August 4, 2017

Council's I. D. Chairman's name must be sent (e-mail or USPS) to the State I. D. Chairman before this date by the Grand Knight to be sure your Chairman gets I. D. Campaign literature in time to plan and conduct a successful funding raising drive. GK will receive a Commemorative glass.

August 25, 2017

Tootsie Rolls, if used, should be ordered by the Council before this date to ensure timely delivery.

September 1, 2017

  • Publicity photo should be taken.
  • If soliciting on street corners; police department should be notified of drive date(s) and their permission received.
  • If soliciting at stores; managers' permission to stand outside entrance should be received.
  • Send out donation request letters to local businesses.

September 15, 2017

Contact your Council members and other volunteers who will help with your campaign in order to set up work dates, times and duration, and location. Send a newspaper article about your upcoming campaign with a publicity photo to your local paper.

October 6-9, 2017

I. D. Campaign Weekend

October 9, 2017

Columbus Day

October 27, 2017

Send a "Thank You" letter to the Editor of the paper that ran your publicity article and/or photo.

December 15, 2017

Send your check for the I. D. Campaign Net Income to the State Treasurer on or before this date along with the Deposit Voucher (Form No. 1) with a copy to the State I. D. Campaign Chairman in order to receive a Commemorative glass.

January 26, 2018

Send your Withdrawal Voucher (Form No. 2) to the State Treasurer on or before this date in order to donate the council's income to a local M. R. organization within a reasonable time after your campaign. Also, please send a copy of this form to the State I. D. Campaign Chair.

April 2, 2018

Deadline for requests to the State Council I. D. Foundation from I. D. organizations for funding support for capital equipment and/or vans/buses. Requests should be sent to the State I. D. Campaign Chairman and your District Deputy.

STATE TREASURER:
Joseph Flaherty, III
493 Woodridge Circle
Rainsville, AL. 35986
(256) 638-7596 (Work)
(256) 899-3315 (Cell)

STATE I. D. CAMPAIGN CHAIRMAN:
Ron Belz
78 Jay Drive
Madison, AL. 35758
(256) 722-8023 (Home)
(256) 508-8709 (Cell)

Intellectual Disabilities Campaign Awards & Criteria

PLAQUES

  Number of Members
Highest Net Income <100 >100
Highest Increase in Net Over Last Year <100 >100
Highest Per Capita Income <100 >100
Highest % Increase in Per Capita Over Last Year <100 >100
Highest Net Income for a New Council N/A
Largest % Increase in Net Over Last Year District Deputy

COMMEMORATIVE GLASSES

  • ONE TO EACH GRAND KNIGHT WHO TURNS IN HIS I. D. CAMPAIGN CHAIRMAN’S NAME TO THE STATE I. D. CAMPAIGN CHAIRMAN (RON BELZ) BY AUGUST 4, 2017. (Handed out at the mid-year meeting.)
  • ONE TO EACH FINANCIAL SECRETARY WHO HAS HIS COUNCIL’S CHECK SENT IN TO THE STATE TREASURER (JOSEPH FLAHERTY, III) BEFORE DECEMBER 15, 2017. (Handed out at the mid-year meeting.)
  • ONE TO EACH COUNCIL I. D. CAMPAIGN CHAIRMAN WHO MEETS OR EXCEEDS LAST YEAR’S NET INCOME OR HAS A NET OF $500 (WHICHEVER IS LARGER). (Handed out at the convention.)
  • ONE TO EACH COUNCIL THAT MEETS OR EXCEEDS ITS 2018 CAMPAIGN GOAL. (Handed out at the convention.)
  • ONE TO EACH DISTRICT DEPUTY WHO HAS 100% COUNCIL PARTICIPATION OR WHOSE DISTRICT EXCEEDS LAST YEAR’S NET INCOME. (Handed out at the convention.)