Hear is a question that I am not sure has been asked, But Why does it have to be the Kansas City BBQ Society. If growing the membership is important to you, couldnt you convert to a larger body of potential prospects like an American BBQ society or National BBQ Society. Different results are fed by different ways of thinking.
MJH From Backyard Bomber BBQ ---- X 2 Junior & Stretch
22.5 Weber Kettle
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