Encyclopedia of Associations: Regional, State and Local Organizations, 24th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1414460473
  • ISBN-13: 9781414460475
  • DDC: 061
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  • Previous Editions: 2011, 2010, 2009
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released April 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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About

Overview

RSL listings feature a wealth of descriptive information, including: year founded; membership; dues; budget; purpose and/or activities; services; publications; and other organization programs. Provides detailed and comprehensive information on approximately 100,000 nonprofit membership organizations. Covers associations and societies that are organized and function at the regional (both interstate and intrastate), state, county, city, neighborhood, and local levels. The geographic scope of each volume takes into account factors such as shared regional characteristics or interests, and geography, allowing users to acquire only those volumes that will meet their information needs.

Features and Benefits

  • Entries included in this volume are: Great Lakes States, Northeastern States, Southern and Middle Atlantic States, South Central and Great Plains States, and Western States.
  • Like other volumes in the EA series, RSL covers: Trade and professional associations, social welfare and public affairs organizations, labor unions, fraternal and patriotic organizations, religious, sports, hobby groups, and many other types of nonprofit volunteer organizations.
  • Provides quick access to and easy browsing of all organizations that are located in a particular area.
  • The geographic structure of each volume also encapsulates shared regional characteristics and interests.
  • Provides quick access to professional, technical, social, or political organizations for individuals preparing to visit, move to, or conduct business in a certain region.

What's New

  • Each regional volume of RSL lists, on average, 20,000 organizations, and covers the chapters and affiliates of organizations listed in EA-National.

Table of Contents

VOLUME 1: GREAT LAKES STATES.
Introduction.
User’s Guide.
Keyword List.
Abbreviations.
Descriptive Listings.
1. Illinois.
2. Indiana.
3. Michigan.
4. Minnesota.
5. Ohio.
6. Wisconsin.
Name and Keyword Index.
VOLUME 2: NORTHEASTERN STATES.
Introduction.
User’s Guide.
Keyword List.
Abbreviations.
Descriptive Listings.
1. Connecticut.
2. Maine.
3. Massachusetts.
4. New Hampshire.
5. New Jersey.
6. New York.
7. Pennsylvania.
8. Rhode Island.
9. Vermont.
Name and Keyword Index.
VOLUME 3: SOUTHERN AND MIDDLE ATLANTIC STATES.
Introduction.
User’s Guide.
Keyword List.
Abbreviations.
Descriptive Listings.
1. Alabama.
2. Delaware.
3. District of Columbia.
4. Florida.
5. Georgia.
6. Kentucky.
7. Maryland.
8. Mississippi.
9. North Carolina.
10. Puerto Rico.
11. South Carolina.
12. Tennessee.
13. Virgin Islands.
14. Virginia.
15. West Virginia.
Name and Keyword Index.
VOLUME 4: SOUTH CENTRAL AND GREAT PLAINS STATES.
Introduction.
User’s Guide.
Keyword List.
Abbreviations.
Descriptive Listings.
1. Arkansas.
2. Iowa.
3. Kansas.
4. Louisiana.
5. Missouri.
6. Nebraska.
7. North Dakota.
8. Oklahoma.
9. South Dakota.
10. Texas.
Name and Keyword Index.
VOLUME 5: WESTERN STATES.
Introduction.
User’s Guide.
Keyword List.
Abbreviations.
Descriptive Listings.
1. Alaska.
2. Arizona.
3. California.
4. Colorado.
5. Guam.
6. Hawaii.
7. Idaho.
8. Montana.
9. Nevada.
10. New Mexico.
11. Oregon.
12. Utah.
13. Washington.
14. Wyoming.
Name and Keyword Index.