By Al Raddi and Maria Rickert-Kittell
Our club has a total of 674 members (as of November 7, 2017, when this article was written). 661 members live in the United States and its territories. California is home to the largest contingent of United States members with 61. Unfortunately, we have no members in Delaware, New Mexico, or Wyoming.
We have 13 members who live in countries other than the United States. Canada has the largest group of foreign members with 8. Mexico has two members, and Brazil, Japan, Mexico, and Viet Nam each have one member.
575 members have a Regular Membership, 72 have a Life Membership (including 10 who are Honorary Life Members by virtue of having been inducted into the CONECA Hall Fame), 16 have a Junior (YN) Membership, and 4 have a Family Membership. We also have 7 Honorary Members (one year memberships authorized by the club’s Board of Directors to promote CONECA).
Our best source of new members is current members. Please consider recruiting one new member to help our club reach 700 members worldwide in 2017.