March 17, 2020
In an abundance of caution for the health and safety of our staff, the National Office will be operating with reduced staff Wednesday, March 18 until Friday, April 3.
What this means:
A small number of our staff will remain on-site, Monday-Friday, 8 am – 4 pm, to answer any questions. Please feel free to call us at (800) 845-8281 during this time.
Our Finance department will still be able to take payment, send invoices, and process refunds.
Our Membership team will continue to process and ship membership materials.
The Beta Shop will ship any merchandise items.
Our Convention/Leadership department will be available to answer any Convention, Leadership Summit or Summer Leadership related questions.
Our Marketing team is available to assist with any new club or club reactivation questions.
Our Production department will be on-site to handle custom orders.
Please direct any subject-related questions to the email addresses below:
Convention – email@example.com
Leadership Summits/Summer Leadership – firstname.lastname@example.org
Finance – email@example.com
Membership – firstname.lastname@example.org
New Club/Club Reactivation– email@example.com
Scholarship – firstname.lastname@example.org
Miscellaneous – email@example.com
In the event of a change, all sponsors will be notified by email. Additional stakeholders can find information by visiting betaclub.org/coronavirus or by checking all National Beta social media platforms.
We thank you for your patience and understanding during this unprecedented time.
March 16, 2020
In response to mandated school closings across our country, the National Office is extending the National Convention deadline until May 15, 2020. It is our hope that this extension alleviates any additional pressure these closings may have on your club activities.
Currently, the status of National Convention remains unchanged. However, we are continually monitoring this ever-changing situation. We will make any decisions based on the health and safety of our students, sponsors, stakeholders and staff. In the event of a change, all sponsors will be notified by email.
March 12, 2020
The health and safety of all National Beta members, sponsors, and stakeholders remains our top priority. As a result of the health concerns stemming from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the National Office has made the decision to cancel the following events:
- The Indiana Leadership Summit which was scheduled to be held March 12-13, 2020 in Evansville, Indiana.
- The Mississippi Junior Convention which was scheduled to be held March 17-19, 2020 in Biloxi, Mississippi.
- The Alabama Senior Convention which was scheduled to be held March 25-27, 2020 in Birmingham, Alabama.
Leadership Summit attendees will receive full refunds. Remote competition options have been made available to all registered convention attendees.
Currently, National Convention status remains unchanged. In the event of a change, all sponsors will be notified by email. Additional stakeholders can find information by visiting betaclub.org/coronavirus or by checking all National Beta social media platforms.
March 10, 2020
National Beta is monitoring all available information regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19). National Beta considers the safety of everyone involved, including students, sponsors, staff and stakeholders, as the top priority.
Currently the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has not prohibited large group events or domestic travel. As of now, all National Beta events are scheduled as planned and all venue partners are taking extra precautions to ensure the safety of all attendees.
National Beta is actively monitoring updates and making operational contingency plans as necessary. In the event of a change, all sponsors will be notified by email. Additional stakeholders can find information by visiting betaclub.org/coronavirus or by checking all National Beta social media platforms.
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Prevention and Treatment, Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Coronavirus Disease 2019 Information for Travel - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Travel: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Travel Health Notices - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention