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Bridging Ages

Is your lodge looking to increase youth membership? Heritage and Unge Venner members bring an excitement and energy to a lodge and help get a new generation interested in their heritage. Consider some of these ideas to engage younger members! Utilize the Youth Cultural Skills Program. Program is an easy way to get Unger Venner and Heritage members to try Norwegian [...]

By |July 12th, 2011|Categories: 2011, Resource Blog|Tags: |Comments Off on Bridging Ages

Planning a Midsummer Celebration

In Norway, June 23rd marks the celebration of Midsummer. Some of the most popular traditional ways to celebrate include building bonfires, eating and dancing, which are also very popular with Sons of Norway members. Thanks to resources available from Sons of Norway Headquarters, attending a Midsummer lodge event can be a highlight of your members' summer! The most iconic part of [...]

By |June 1st, 2011|Categories: 2011, Resource Blog|Tags: |Comments Off on Planning a Midsummer Celebration

Stronger Programs: Enhance Lodge Programs with a Local Lodge Partnership Grant

Take advantage of the Local Lodge Partnership Grants to expand a lodge event. This grant provides a matching dollar amount ($1 from your lodge + $1 from the Foundation) for lodges wanting to make a program or event special. Looking for ideas of what can be funded? Check out what some lodges have done with the funds they received through this [...]

By |January 12th, 2011|Categories: 2011, Resource Blog|Tags: |Comments Off on Stronger Programs: Enhance Lodge Programs with a Local Lodge Partnership Grant

Think Bigger with General Heritage & Culture Grants

Is your lodge looking to make a splash in the community? Consider applying for a General Heritage & Culture Grant through the Sons of Norway Foundation. This grant is for lodges looking for financial help to create a community-wide event. Being awarded a General Heritage Grant provides two great recruitment benefits for your lodge. First, your lodge gets the financial assistance [...]

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