To review your activities during the past year, evaluate your programs, and highlight areas for possible growth
To communicate your accomplishments in relation to the overall goals of ACS to the Local Section Activities Committee (LSAC), Division Activities Committee (DAC), or International Activities Committee (IAC)
To keep a record of current experiences for the benefit of future leaders in your local section, division, or international chapter
To share successes to assist other local sections, divisions, and international chapters in program and activity planning
ACS Community Connection is a web-based application that allows local section, technical division, and international chapter officers to complete and submit their annual reports online. .
Local section, technical division, and international chapter chairs, chair-elects, secretaries, treasurers and councilors will be granted access to Community Connection. Chairs can request access for additional users by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
Who prepares the annual report?
Completing the annual report requires a coordinated effort by various volunteer members of governance. The steps in preparing the report, along with roles and responsibilities are:
Executive committee and councilors consult to assign responsibilities for completing annual report forms, event summaries, and ChemLuminary award nomiations
Treasurers assures the Financial Report is complete and accurate
Chair assures the Annual Report is complete and approves the report submission