To avoid the first two results, the following is recommended:
- Be sure your bylaws are in order. You may want to have them reviewed by your DignityUSA Board of Directors contact before formally submitting them.
- Brag about what you've been doing since you became a chapter-in-formation. Show that you are a strong chapter.
- A request for chapter status is not a haphazard process. The sooner documentation is submitted, the easier it is for the deficiencies to be worked out and chapter status granted<