• Term / Program Planning

    2 Lessons in

    Members of DeMolay govern and direct their own program activities with the assistance of their adult Advisors, based in part upon International Supreme Council program planning mandates, Chapter tradition and more localized (State and Region) customs and needs.  By engaging in program planning and execution, DeMolays develop real world leadership experience, civic awareness, and social …

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  • Big Brother - DeMolay Orientation Program

    19 Lessons in ,

    Institution of a structured Big Brother Program or Orientation Program can help jump start and organize the process of converting new DeMolay novices into DeMolay Veterans. This course sets out one example of a ready-made orientation program designed to get your new members immediately interested and involved in their new organization.

  • DeMolay’s Hierarchy of Needs

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    The following course is designed to challenge your general notions of operating a DeMolay Chapter and steering it toward success. Here, we will not discuss general mechanics of operating a Chapter as those topics are covered elsewhere, but rather we will entertain a discussion of the theory behind building a sustainable and vibrant Chapter. In this course you will consider challenging questions such as at what point in a Chapter's development is it beneficial to engage in large scale membership recruitment, transferring "ownership" from Advisors to Members, or when to institute a Big Brother Program. Whether your Chapter is struggling or thriving, this course will help you understand the psychology behind successful Chapters and how to maintain success through multiple DeMolay generations.

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  • Leadership Training

    3 Lessons

    DeMolay is, if nothing else, a Leadership Training Organization.  DeMolays develop Leadership skills through opportunities to become a Chapter Leader, plan events, develop programs, and attend Leadership Conferences.  This course also provides Leadership Training resources which students can review at their own pace.

  • Chapter Management

    4 Lessons

    How to manage your Chapter.

  • Fundraising

    1 Lessons

    Fundraising is how you get money.

  • Washington DeMolay Councilor Handbook

    19 Lessons in

    [hr] The Washington DeMolay Councilor Handbook is a guide used in the Washington DeMolay Academy.  The purpose of this Councilor Handbook is to provide those seeking to serve and those currently serving as a Councilor, targeted and specific information to help them be successful. Included Inside: [box]Information for the Councilors in the Chapter to help …

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  • The Life and Times of Jacques DeMolay

    8 Lessons

    A Story of the Life and Times of Jacques DeMolay. This is to be the story of a hero whose death brought a sudden and dramatic end to a great epoch in history.  Where shall one begin such a narrative?

  • DeMolay Leader's Resource Guide

    10 Lessons in

    This DeMolay Leader's Resource Guide will help you enjoy your lifelong DeMolay responsibilities. This guide is filled with dates and data, facts and figures, notes and ideas. However, your primary resource will be your Chapter members and dedicated members of the adult leadership team and enthusiastic Chapter leaders who stand ready to help you. There is so much to learn. There is much to do. With your dedication and leadership, DeMolay will continue to provide a positive fraternal experience for you and other young men ... the future leaders of our society.

  • Ritual

    8 Lessons

    Without question, the most unique element of DeMolay as a youth organization is the Ritual work which provides emphasis to the precepts and bulwarks of DeMolay. While the Ritual may be poetic and impressive, it was also designed with a thoughtful level of complexity both in prose, movement and uniformity. It is for this reason that we dedicate a full course to the betterment of Ritual.