It is the fund raiser for the Texas State federation and all association clubs. federation gold replaces the old state tickets which could be considered a lottery. Federation gold is a gift card. We have a list of businesses that sell gift cards.
Who will buy the cards? You and anyone else you wish to sell them to. How do you order? Look over the list and decide which cards and how many you want to order. You can order individually or as a club. There is a shipping and handling fee of $4.95 for orders $500 or less. So get together with more club members and make a big order. Fill out the form and send it with a check, money order, or cashiers check to the address at the top of the order sheet. These cards are valid as long as the company is in business. There is no expiration date.
The cards will be delivered within 10 days. The gift certificatas vary in price--You decide which card you want. You buy a card at face value and it is worth exactly that much. You lose nothing. The gift card company will send the federation a rebate check which will be divided three ways between the federation, district and clubs. 35% goes to the State Federation, 10% to the ASRDA, and 55% to the club. The percent back to square dancing varies from merchant to merchant.
The state federation has cut their budget to the core. The State Festival which cost $1 per ticket before is now a stand alone affair and will cost at least $25.
Help support state and local square dancing by purchasing federation gold cards!