Culture of Life

1. (5 points) Council MUST submit a State Council Service Program Award and Entry Form (Form STSP) to the State Council Office (P.O. Box 51166, Lafayette, LA 70505-1166, or 2006 West Pinhook Road, Lafayette, LA 70508) by April 5, 2018, to be eligible for these five (5) points. The State Office will verify receipt of form and award points accordingly.
2. (15 points) Did the Council sponsor ONE substantial, Culture of Life activity?
(Suggested activities: (1) Pro-Life Baby Bottle Campaign (2) Memorial to the Unborn (must be erected in current year for credit), (3) Sponsor Unwed Mother (must be a substantial financial, emotional, & spiritual support by Council), (4) Purchase Ultrasound Monitor through the Supreme Council Ultrasound Initiative Program, or (5) Other substantial project to assist crisis pregnancy center, pregnancy resource center, maternity home or other Culture of Life Organization with equipment purchase, major fundraising, or major construction, or renovations) Substantial support is $500 or more or at least 100 man-hours.

3. (10 points) Did the Council perform each of the following?
(a) appoint a Culture of Life Chair Couple, (b) provide Chair Couple with Culture of Life materials from Supreme & State Councils, and (c) complete & submit Culture of Life Chair Couple contact information form to State Culture of Life Chair Couple. (10 points if information is submitted before August 31, 2017. 5 points if only name and email listed below.)

4. (20 points) Did the Council sponsor or participate in TWO Culture of Life material support activities?
(10 points each - Donations of physcial items and financial donations. You MUST list the beneficiary.)

5. (20 points) Did the Council sponsor or participate in TWO Culture of Life "promotion" activities?
(10 points each - Activities involving advertising, promotion, or distribution of materials, to include participation in Pro-Life Marches.)

6. (10 points) Did the Council sponsor or participate in ONE Culture of Life "spiritual" activity?
(Culture of Life prayer service, Pro-Life rosary, Culture of Life Mass, or Pro-Life funeral/memorial service for the unborn)

7. (10 points) Did the Council sponsor or participate in ONE Culture of Life "educational" opportunity?
(A. Cover costs of Culture of Life Chair Couple, youth, KC members, or members of church parish to go to a Culture of Life educational function or conference, or B. sponsor/co-sponsor a Culture of Life educational function for council, parish or community)

8. (10 points) Did the Council sponsor or participate in ONE of the following?
(a) Letter writing or e-mailing campaign to influence elected officials relating to Culture of Life issues, (b) Voter education program relating to Culture of Life issues, or (c) Election promotion opportunity relating to Culture of Life issues. Must choose from (a),(b) or (c) for credit.

NOTE: Describe each activity & provide (1) total man-hours expended, (2) dollars collected or spent, and (3) location of project or name & location of beneficiary organization as appropriate in the space provided for each question. Must provide this information to receive full credit.
NOTE: Culture of Life Activities consist of any project, activity, or function that is opposed to: (1) abortion, (2) human embryonic stem cell research, (3) human cloning, (4) contraception, (5) in vitro fertilization, (6) surrogacy, (7) redefinition of marriage, (8) euthanasia, (9) human trafficking.