FamilySearch is looking for new indexers to meet a specific goal that they have set for this month -
This remarkable goal will require help from every current indexer and arbitrator out there, plus many new volunteers,* but it can be achieved if generous volunteers like you commit to participate. So mark your calendar and spread the word! Invite friends and family to join you. Organize an indexing party; create a fun family challenge or a society or church service project. Everyone is needed. Everyone can make a difference!
The record-setting begins at 00:00 coordinated universal time (UTC) on July 21, which is 6:00 p.m. mountain daylight time (MDT or Utah time) on Sunday, July 20. It ends 24 hours later, at 23:59 UTC (or 5:59 p.m. MDT) on Monday, July 21."
Example of some of the records that are waiting to be indexed are -
- Canada, British Columbia—Marriages, 1937
- Canada, Newfoundland—Vital Records, 1840–1949
- Canada, Newfoundland—Vital Statistics Collection, 1753–1893
Postscript: The Canada Day Contest is on until July 15th. To enter the contest, go to http://genealogycanada.blogspot.com/2014/07/happy-canada-day.html