There are many challenges your chapter will face. Each year may be different. The SLS Chapter Handbook is a great resource to get the answers to many challenges and to spark new ides. For your copy of the SLS Handbook contact SLS. In the meantime, the Overcoming Chapter Obstacles is a great document. Students all over Michigan created this document to help other chapters who struggle with the same obstacles.
How can your group keep or move the mission of your group to the top of all members“
How best can we advertise to get the group more popular and increase membership
Lack of Meeting:
What is your chapter’s biggest reason for lack of meeting attendance?
What attracts members?
What can chapters do to engage members in the program?
Whats In It For Me(WIIFM):
When you are in a group/team/club there is always THIS question.
Limited/Lack of Resources
How can you carry on your groups mission and the ideals/values of “Students Leading Students” with this hurdle?
What gives students commitment to the program?
How do members know that what they are doing makes a difference?
What to have at Meetings:
What are the three main things to have at every chapter meeting/gathering?