The California State Federation is offering incentives and awards to chapter members for recruiting and retaining NARFE members and signing up for Dues Withholding.  It is fitting that our members who are dedicated to strengthening NARFE and the Federation be rewarded for their endeavors.  Therefore, the following incentives, awards and rebates are effective January 1, 2016, and as modified herein to add the Dues Withholding Raffle as approved by the CA Executive Board July 31, 2018.  Clarified recruiting timeframe from fiscal year to two-year period to match biennial convention cycle.

Super Recruiter Pins:

Members who recruit two (2), or more, new NARFE members will receive a unique California Federation Super Recruiter pin in recognition of their recruiting efforts. Pins will be awarded following each three-month period that begins January 1, 2016.

Recruitment Cash Awards:

Any member who recruits a new member(s) will receive a $10 recruitment incentive check from the Federation for each new member recruited. The Federation Treasurer will send the check based on the appearance of the new member name in the M-260 report. A separate application is not required.

All members who recruit ten (10), or more, new NARFE members during the two-year period between CSF conventions will receive a check for $75.  The two-year period will be from April 1stof a convention year to March 30 of next CSF convention cycle.

Dues Withholding Rebates:

Any annuitant who signs up for dues withholding will receive a check for $15.00. Any spouse who joins NARFE will receive a check for $5.00. Any spouse who signs up for dues withholding will receive a check for $5.00.

Please Note: To claim a Dues Withholding rebate, the Chapter must send a copy of the M-112 Report to the CSF Treasurer to verify dues withholding of the member

Dues Withholding Raffle:

All CSF Chapter Members, who are on Dues Withholding, will have their names placed in an annual drawing to have one name drawn and receive $250.00 cash prize. The annual raffle will include all members currently listed as dues withholding status including any new Dues Withholding members added throughout the year.