Welcome, Jane the Virgin viewers! You did as Jane advised and visited the RWA website. What is RWA? RWA is Romance Writers of America, a nonprofit trade association that advances the professional and common business interests of career-focused romance writers. Our members are published and...
Beginning November 1, for purposes of General membership classification and to maintain voting privileges, each renewing member will have to prove whether or not he/she is seriously pursuing a career in romance writing. There are three ways to satisfy this requirement (upon dues renewal):
(1) Be a
Many of you have asked why RWA is suddenly looking at which members should be allowed to vote. To keep it simple and straightforward, here is a comment from our treasurer followed by a few bullet points that should help clarify the issue: Due to abuse and negligence in the tax-exempt sector, the I
In addition to being President-Elect, I am the chairperson of the Membership Classification Team. As you’re probably aware, RWA’s Board of Directors (BOD) has been tackling some tough issues related to membership. The purpose of this article is to make you aware of the one question we’ve discussed a
For the past several years, RWA's Boards of Directors have discussed membership issues. This year, because the IRS is taking a closer look at nonprofit organizations such as ours, the Board realizes that action on these issues should no longer be delayed indefinitely. There are, essentially, tw