The RWA Board of Directors wishes to respond to chapter leaders who have voiced concerns about standard chapter bylaws that were approved in March 2013. It is often difficult to strike a perfect balance between chapters' needs and regulatory compliance, but that balance is always the Board's goal.
RWA leaders are aware that many members believe that membership requirements were changed at the board’s most recent meeting in July. That is not the case. From RWA’s inception (as stated in the Articles of Incorporation, dated March 17, 1981), membership has been open to “all persons seriously purs