Here is an example of how local affiliates of the American Evaluation Assosiation (AEA) are advised to go about their founding. This is a very useful resource for VOPEs. The starter kit includes information on Leadership, Structures and Activities while also provinding examples of membership forms and by-laws. Written by:Judith Ottoson. Supporting Materials Organized by:Susan Hewitt.
The Local Affiliates Council. (2006). Starter Kit for AEA Affiliates. American Evaluation Association. Retrieved February 2, 2014, from lacaea.org website.