Chapter 3 HOW DO I INVITE PEOPLE TO BECOME INVOLVED?
Julie once received an invitation to a garden party at Buckingham Palace hosted by the Queen of England. Yes, that Queen of England. Julie had to sign a receipt when the invitation was delivered. The envelope was stamped front and back with “Lord Chamberlain Buckingham Palace.” It was addressed in beautifully handwritten calligraphic script. The message on the card itself was embossed in gold. It began with the words “The Lord Chamberlain is commanded to invite . . . ”
Talk about a special invitation. Julie still has it. The Queen, and the Lord Chamberlain, could be sure she would be ...