Leader Resources is where local chapter leaders can find tools and information that support their work in their communities. Below are instructions on how to access the chapter email account, general handbooks, toolkits for Slow Food USA's various program areas, information for upcoming leader calls and printable documents that can be handed out to members. This page will be updated as new materials for local chapter leaders become available, so stay tuned.
To see what the national office is up to, check out the calendar below. It will be updated periodically. Note that the times reflect the US Eastern Time zone.
2014 Annual Chapter Report
Chapter Email Accounts
Chapter Email Accounts are the official communication route from Slow Food USA to our network of chapters. You should check this account regularly, as it is where all official chapter communication will be sent from the national office, including:Learn more...
- Annual Report URLs
- Leader Links (we will still continue sending this to personal addresses as well)
- Membership Lists
- New tools and updates
- Tax Information
Log Into your: Chapter Email Account
Chapter Administration Tools
Important guides and forms for new and existing chapters.Learn more...
Guide to Filing Taxes
Chapter Leader Update FormNational Statute
Proposed State Governor Terms
State Governor Job Description
Guides for Slow Food USA's programmatic areas: Slow Meat, the National School Garden Program, Slow Fish and the Ark of Taste.Learn more...
Leader Calls will take place on a quarterly basis to engage our leaders on a variety of topics throughout the year. Recordings of the calls will be posted on this page the week after the call and sent out in that month's Leader Links.
Click below for recordings of previous calls.Recordings
May 2015 Leader Call: Staffing Changes and Future Plans
Download the Download for a summary of the call and answers to the questions that arose.
As a membership-based organization, our members are our lifeblood and provide the majority of the support to power the global Slow Food movement. Below are materials with more information about membership and collateral that local chapter leaders can print out to share with their communities.
Check out the details for the September 2015 “Why I’m a Member” Membership Drive.Learn more...
Membership Resource Guide for Chapters
Contains information about this year's incentives for September - December membership growth, including an opportunity for $100 additional on your membership check and visits from national and international leadership.