2017 Membership Award Recipients


The following chapters have qualified for these awards based on their recruitment of new members during the 12-month period ending June 30, 2017.

Arthur C. Storz Membership Award
Presented to that AFA chapter which produces the highest number o new members during the 12 month period ending June 30, 2016 as a percentage of total chapter membership as of July 1, 2016. This award is based on both the quantity of new members as well as sustained new member recruitment. Chapters must be chartered for at least three years to qualify. 

Altus Chapter, OK    

Jack Gross Awards
Presented to the chapter in each size category with the highest number of new members as a percentage of chapter size at the beginning of the membership year. A minimum of 10 is required. 

 
Small Chapter 
Atlus Chapter, OK


Medium Chapter 
Enid Chapter, OK


Large Chapter
Northeast Texas Chapter, TX


Extra Large Chapter
Gen E W Rawlings Chapter, MN


Larger than 1100 Chapter
Frank Luke Chapter, AZ


Chapter Retention Awards

Overall Retention Award

Small Chapter 
Gen H H Arnold Memorial Chapter, TN
 
Medium Chapter 
Bg Frederick W Castle Chapter, NJ 

Large Chapter 
Tennessee Valley Chapter, AL 

Extra Large Chapter 
Austin Chapter, TX
 
Larger than 1100 Chapter
Gen Charles A Gabriel Chapter, VA 

First-Year Retention Award

Small Chapter 
Newport Blue & Gold Chapter 

Medium Chapter 
York Lancaster Chapter, PA 

Large Chapter 
Tennessee Valley Chapter, AL 

Extra Large Chapter
Hawaii Chapter, HI  

Larger than 1100 Chapter
Wright Memorial Chapter, OH 



Community Partner Membership Awards

Gold Awards:

Montgomery Chapter, AL

Tennessee Valley Chapter, AL 

Swamp Fox Chapter, SC

Mel Harmon Chapter, CO 

Cheyenne Cowboy Chapter, WY 

Golden Triangle Chapter, MS

Altus Chapter, OK

Fort Wayne Chapter, TX

Gen David C Jones Chapter, ND 

Northeast Texas Chapter, TX

Meridian Chapter, MS

Fairbanks Midnight Sun Chapter, AK

Enid Chapter, OK  

Happy Hooligan Chapter, ND 

Col H M Bud West Chapter, FL


Achievement Awards:

Paul Revere Chapter, MA

Shooting Star Chapter, NJ

David D Terry Jr Chapter, AR

McChord Chapter, WA 

Eglin Chapter, FL 

Hurlburt Chapter, FL  



Special Recognition

Sustained New Member Recruitment:

Gen Charles A Horner Chapter, IA

Inland Empire Chapter, WA

Northern Utah Chapter, UT 

UTE Rocky Mountain, WY 

Cheyenne Cowboy Chapter, WY 

Tennessee Valley Chapter, AL

Northern Texas Chapter, TX

Ramstein Chapter, AP

Keystone Chapter, AP

Frank Luke Chapter, AZ

Mel Harmon Chapter, CO

Lawrence D Bell Museum, IN

Fort Wayne Chapter, TX

Paul Revere Chapter, MA

Rawlings Chapter, MN 

Golden Triangle Chapter, MS 

Gen David C Jones Chapter, ND

Happy Hooligan Chapter, ND

Steel Valley Chapter, OH

Altus Chapter, OK

Enid Chapter, OK



Chapter Growth:

Prescott/Goldwater Chapter, AZ
 
Northeast Iowa Chapter, IA

Gen Charles A Horner Chapter, IA 

Golden Triangle Chapter, MS

Cape Fear Chapter, NC
Shooting Star Chapter, NJ

Steel Valley Chapter, OH 

Gen Bruce K Holloway Chapter, TN

Northeast Texas Chapter, TX

Aggieland Chapter, TX 

Gen Charles A Gabriel Chapter, VA 

Roanoke Chapter, VA

Gen David C Jones Chapter, ND 

Altoona Chapter, PA

Montgomery Chapter, AL 

Everett R Cook Chapter, TN

 

State Growth
Alabama 

 

Region Growth

Central East 

Florida

Great Lakes 

Midwest

New England 

Northeast

Pacific

South Central 

Southeast

Southwest

Texoma