© 2019-2020 Gwinnett County Retired Educators Association (GCREA)

GCREA Goals for 2019-2020
  1. Increase connectedness among all members of GCREA by

    • increasing support for members unable to attend

    • reaching out to welcome and include new members

    • encouraging broader involvement of all members in activities of GCREA

    • Reviewing and improving our internal communication systems

  2. Increase technology options and supports for GCREA by initiating the option of confirming luncheon attendance and payment via online option, initiating option of an “APP” for managing volunteer hours and updating and posting the GCREA website on the GREA website

  3. Encourage members to volunteer in a wide variety of charitable endeavors.  Continue to support and participate in altruistic activities such as Read across America (Gwinnett), Ronald McDonald House, Gwinnett Children’s Shelter, Gwinnett Bookmobile and State President’s charitable cause; Alzheimer’s Disease, as well as other worthy causes approved by the Executive Board.

  4. Increase mindfulness and awareness of the contributions of retired teachers among others in the community by publicizing Retired Educators Day and other meaningful activities of retired educators.

  5. Endeavor to increase local membership and participation in meetings, with special emphasis on reaching new retirees.

  6. Maintain our outstanding scholarship program for high school seniors planning to major in education, Georgia Gwinnett College students majoring in Education and GCPS or Buford City Schools teachers desiring to further their education.

  7. Support activities of the GREA Foundation and the GREA Museum

  8. Endeavor to increase state GREA memberships focusing on increasing awareness of the potential power GREA has to support the needs and causes of retired educators

  9. Increase awareness of GCREA and GREA by maintaining the website

  10. Endeavor to be a Unit of Distinction

  11. Increase fund-raising potential for scholarships and charitable cause by soliciting support from area businesses via Spotlight ads, 2019-2020 spotlight ad goal 20.