Refresher on ‘Committees’

Wow, Ordinary Committees! Exalted, they should be!    Do the governing documents of your club, group,  organization, or assembly provide for committees? If  your group rules create committees, which ones still stand after completing assigned tasks or beyond the term of an appointing authority? Which dissolve automatically after reporting to the assembly? And why have two kinds of committees?   “Standing Committees” stand strong and long. “Special Committees” dissolve once service is  rendered and a final Read more…

Join us for the CSAP Zoom Hall!

Visit with the CSAP Board! Friday, February 5th, 2021 12 – 1 PM and 7 – 8 PM. CSAP Zoom Hall Questions? Comments? We’re here to answer. Send an email to  with CSAP ZOOM HALL to receive zoom credentials! All are welcome, as we update the state of the organization and answer questions. Your membership and voice matters! See you on friday.

We want to be Your 2021 Parliamentary Resource!

HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM CSAP Greetings from Gail E. Lover, PRP, CSAP Parliamentarian 2020-2022 We Want to be Your 2021 Parliamentary Resource! Do you find yourself wondering …? In 2021, What Happens to Business Left Unresolved in 2020? The New Year is here! What happens now to the business that was still pending in a board, committee, club, chapter, unit, association and organization meeting held last year? RONR Newly Revised provides that, “The assembly can Read more…

December 2020 Poem

DECEMBER 2020 It’s that Time of Year! Celebrations abound! Clatter and laughter Float all around! It’s recess from work. It’s amending our day. Time to strike and insert The language of play! Meeting with friends And those never met To confer and exchange And sing songs, I bet! I move to suspend The rules for today. Now is a time to Live, love and pray. In barely the blink Of an interested eye, The old Read more…