CLICK TO VIEW - New Member ChecklistPublished - 10/7/2022

Created - 10/7/2022
New Member Checklist

Checklist of information for new club members

CLICK TO VIEW - Reference Index ManualPublished - 9/9/2022

Created - 9/9/2022
Reference Index Manual

2022 Reference Manual of Ruritan Policies - Updated September 2022

CLICK TO VIEW - Bylaws for Ruri-Teen and College ClubsPublished - 12/18/2022

Created - 9/1/2022
Bylaws for Ruri-Teen and College Clubs

Copy of the bylaws required for all Ruri-Teen and College clubs

CLICK TO VIEW - Definition of Perfect AttendancePublished - 8/30/2022

Created - 8/30/2022
Definition of Perfect Attendance

This is the definition of perfect attendance when referenced in awards criteria.

CLICK TO VIEW - Guidelines for National CandidatesPublished - 8/30/2022

Created - 8/30/2022
Guidelines for National Candidates

Document outlining guidelines and suggestions for national candidates

CLICK TO VIEW - Ruritan Policy on Sexual and Other Unlawful HarassmentPublished - 8/30/2022

Created - 8/30/2022
Ruritan Policy on Sexual and Other Unlawful Harassment

RURITAN NATIONAL is committed to an environment in which all individuals are treated with respect. RURITAN NATIONAL expressly prohibits discrimination and all forms of harassment based on race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, military or veteran status, or status in any group protected by state or local law.

CLICK TO VIEW - Email PolicyPublished - 8/30/2022

Created - 8/30/2022
Email Policy

Guidelines for use of electronic mail

CLICK TO VIEW - Ruritan Club BylawsPublished - 8/30/2022

Created - 8/30/2022
Ruritan Club Bylaws

August 2022 version of Ruritan Club Bylaws

CLICK TO VIEW - Ruritan Ethics PolicyPublished - 8/30/2022

Created - 8/30/2022
Ruritan Ethics Policy

Ruritan ethics policy adopted by board of directors August 2022

CLICK TO VIEW - Invitation to MembershipPublished - 7/24/2022

Created - 7/24/2022
Invitation to Membership

For member use in recruiting and inviting new members to join Ruritan. Application includes membership for Adult, Youth, Business/Organization, Associate and Ruritan Forever

CLICK TO VIEW - Ruritan National BylawsPublished - 5/5/2022

Created - 5/5/2022
Ruritan National Bylaws

Bylaws as amended by delegates at the January 2022 National Convention

CLICK TO VIEW - Charter Kit: National BylawsPublished - 1/20/2022

Created - 1/20/2022
Charter Kit: National Bylaws

January 2022 version of National Bylaws to include in a charter kit for an adult club.

CLICK TO VIEW - Growth BrochurePublished - 11/6/2021

Created - 11/6/2021
Growth Brochure

Growth Brochure

CLICK TO VIEW - Club Service Committee GuidelinesPublished - 11/6/2021

Created - 11/6/2021
Club Service Committee Guidelines

Guidelines for five club service committees

CLICK TO VIEW - Executive Director Message Summer 2021Published - 6/8/2021

Created - 6/8/2021
Executive Director Message Summer 2021

Magazine Column from Executive Director Mike Chrisley Summer 2021

CLICK TO VIEW - Whistleblower Protection PolicyPublished - 2/25/2021

Created - 2/25/2021
Whistleblower Protection Policy

Whistleblower Protection Policy

CLICK TO VIEW - Ruritan Forever ApplicationPublished - 2/1/2021

Created - 2/1/2021
Ruritan Forever Application

Application for Ruritan Forever program -

CLICK TO VIEW - General Ruritan brochurePublished - 10/15/2020

Created - 10/15/2020
General Ruritan brochure

General Ruritan brochure

CLICK TO VIEW - New Member PacketsPublished - 6/11/2019

Created - 6/11/2019
New Member Packets

Information on the distribution of new member packets, membership cards and certificates

CLICK TO VIEW - 2019 March Newsletter/DirectoryPublished - 3/19/2019

Created - 3/19/2019
2019 March Newsletter/Directory

On line version of March Newsletter/directory with personal information redacted.

CLICK TO VIEW - Ruritan BrandingPublished - 5/25/2018

Created - 5/25/2018
Ruritan Branding

2018 PowerPoint presentation as a pdf on the Ruritan Brand

CLICK TO VIEW - Ruritan And Social MediaPublished - 5/25/2018

Created - 5/25/2018
Ruritan And Social Media

Ways that social media can enhance your Ruritan club, zone and district

CLICK TO VIEW - Club Leadership HandoutPublished - 1/29/2018

Created - 1/29/2018
Club Leadership Handout

Slides turned into pdf document of Club Leadership training done at Charleston Convention

Ruritan Memorial Service (Christian)Published - 12/1/2017

Created - 12/1/2017
Ruritan Memorial Service (Christian)

Suggested format for a memorial service for a deceased Ruritan (follows scriptures in the Bible)

CLICK TO VIEW - 2020 Club Anniversary Certificate TemplatePublished - 3/15/2017

Created - 3/15/2017
2020 Club Anniversary Certificate Template

Fillable template for 2019 Club anniversaries

CLICK TO VIEW - 2017 March Newsletter- DirectoryPublished - 3/15/2017

Created - 3/15/2017
2017 March Newsletter- Directory

Low resolution version with personal information (home phone and home addresses) removed.

Membership ApplicationPublished - 5/26/2016

Created - 5/27/2016
Membership Application

Why can't I find an application to join on this site?

IRS 990N Process (new)Published - 3/8/2016

Created - 3/8/2016
IRS 990N Process (new)

New process for using the IRS website to file the 990N

CLICK TO VIEW - Ruritan National Officers HandbookPublished - 3/1/2016

Created - 3/1/2016
Ruritan National Officers Handbook

Handbook for national officers in Ruritan

CLICK TO VIEW - National Convention GuidelinesPublished - 3/1/2016

Created - 3/1/2016
National Convention Guidelines

Guidelines for putting on a national convention

CLICK TO VIEW - 2015 March Directory and NewsletterPublished - 4/6/2015

Created - 4/6/2015
2015 March Directory and Newsletter

A year's worth of directory information and general information for Ruritans.

CLICK TO VIEW - Ads - black and white four week campaignPublished - 6/19/2014

Created - 6/19/2014
Ads - black and white four week campaign

A four week ad campaign in black and white for your local newspaper. It can be modified to add your local contact information.

CLICK TO VIEW - Ads - color four week campaignPublished - 6/19/2014

Created - 6/19/2014
Ads - color four week campaign

A four week ad campaign in color for your local newspaper. It can be modified to add your local contact information.

CLICK TO VIEW - Ruritan Awareness MonthPublished - 4/18/2012

Created - 4/18/2012
Ruritan Awareness Month

May is Ruritan Awareness Month

CLICK TO VIEW - Ruritan Sunday Bulletin InsertPublished - 4/6/2011

Created - 4/5/2011
Ruritan Sunday Bulletin Insert

Ruritan Sunday insert - print and cut each into two pieces

CLICK TO VIEW - Ruritan Sunday Bulletin CoverPublished - 4/6/2011

Created - 4/5/2011
Ruritan Sunday Bulletin Cover

Ruritan Sunday bulletin cover

CLICK TO VIEW - Incorporation of a ClubPublished - 12/18/2010

Created - 1/1/2005
Incorporation of a Club

How Can Your Ruritan Club Incorporate?

CLICK TO VIEW - Charitable GamingPublished - 12/18/2010

Created - 12/1/1998
Charitable Gaming

What Your Club Needs To Know About Charitable Gaming