Materials for chapter outreach

Need material for your chapter newsletter or public relations efforts? GCSAA can assist with your publications and in reaching out to your local and regional media. Below you'll find current GCSAA promotional items that can be used and, in some cases, customized for chapter use.

Chapter recruitment materials

The following templates and materials are available for Chapters to use to in their local recruitment campaigns.

If your chapter wishes to design a further-customized Chapter Brochure, GCSAA has negotiated a discounted rate of $400 with graphic designer Allan Evanas. Feel free to contact Allan at 818-701-2947 or

GCSAA can provide you with a report of non-members in your area. Contact Leann Cooper, senior manager, chapter services, for more information.

Thank a Golf Course Superintendent campaign

Commercial featuring Jack Nicklaus

Jack Nicklaus and other golf greats are part of this 30-second video.


A 15-second version is also available.


Radio advertisement

30-second radio spot.

To customize the video or audio commercials for your chapter, please contact Craig Smth, director, communications and media relations.

News release templates and examples

Use the following templates and examples to create news releases for your chapter. For a list of media specific to your area, e-mail Melissa Householder, communications specialist.

  • Election release example
  • Election release template
  • Award release example
  • Award release template
  • Fundraiser release example
  • Fundraiser release template
  • GCSAA Grassroots Network promotions

    GCSAA Grassroots Network ad

    If you don't see the format or size you need, please contact Whitney Hoefer, marketing manager.


    Member-Get-A-Member ad

    Equipment managers

    Equipment manager ad

    Member standards

    Member standards overview