This name change recognizes the fact that the Area Network’s membership is no longer based on geographical location. As Alliance Director Amy Shaw notes, “While some LLL Areas outside of the geographic eastern US have formalized their connection to EUS, some newly formed LLL Areas within the geographic eastern US have chosen to connect to other Area Networks ... In consideration of all Areas connected to the Area Network, the EUS Staff explored ways to better acknowledge this unique grouping of LLL Areas” through this name change. The Area Network will continue to offer the same support services to member Areas, including LLL of New York.
The outstanding EUS Web site will soon be updated to reflect the name change, but you can access its many resources through any of the following addresses: