International Family of The Year

Membership and Recruitment Awards

Columbian Squires Awards

Columbian Squires emblem

During the 2011-2012 fraternal year, three jurisdictions in particular led our official youth organization, the Columbian Squires, in growth, helping the program to reach an all time high in the number of circles on active status.

Manitoba had the greatest percentage net gain in new circles, adding three circles for a gain of 100 percent. Manitoba also captured the top spot in the membership percentage gain this year, with net gain of 33 new Squires for a percentage gain of 97.1 percent.

South Carolina also captured the award for greatest percentage net gain in new circles, adding one circle for a gain of 100 percent.

Luzon achieved the greatest gain in Squires membership recruitment, posting a net gain of 1,975 Squires to end the fraternal year with 10,426 Squires. Luzon also captured the top spot in the greatest net gain of circles with an outstanding 25 new circles.