Volunteer for The WICT Network Midwest
Thank you for supporting the WICT Midwest Chapter! We look forward to seeing you at our chapter events throughout the year.
Interested in getting involved? These are the areas in which we need assistance:
Communications Committee – Graphic Designer
WICT Midwest Chapter Communications Committee is looking for volunteer graphic designer to work with the Technology Chair and Webmaster in designing content, banners, and logos for the chapter website in compliance with the WICT Style Guide. The time commitment is anticipated to be around 2-5 hours per month.
Communications Committee – Marketing Specialist
WICT Midwest Chapter Communications Committee is looking for a marketing volunteer to work with the Communications Committee on a plan to expand the marketing of our chapter’s programs and membership drives through the use of targeted marketing strategies. The time commitment is anticipated to be around 5 hours per month initially then approximately 2 hours per month after the initial marketing strategy is produced.
Communications Committee – Communications Volunteer
WICT Midwest Chapter Communications Committee is looking for volunteer to assist with preparing and sending out communication announcements to membership. This includes intake of communication needs, preparing the communications, seeking approvals, and setting up the email blast using Constant Contact and Eventbrite. The time commitment is anticipated to be around 4 -8 hours per month.
Communications / Social Media Committee – Engagement Lead
WICT Midwest Chapter Social Media Committee is looking for a volunteer to seek out relevant educational articles on topics such as leadership, income potential, career advancement and diversity to post on our social media platforms. This person will also work with other board members such as membership and mentorship to highlight relevant chapter news and encourage members to comment, like and share their posts. The time commitment is anticipated to be around 2-4 hours per month.
WICT Midwest Chapter is looking for volunteers to support the planning and execution of membership events, new member recruitment, and membership engagement. In the current environment our events will remain virtual, but we will still have many opportunities to connect with current and prospective members. Volunteers will assist with preparations for virtual membership events, engage in conversations and follow-up with prospective members, assist with writing communications that are needed throughout the year, and serve as an advocate for attendance of virtual WICT membership events and programs. The time commitment is expected to be 1-2 hours per month (does not include time at WICT events).
Mentoring Committee Member
WICT Midwest Chapter Mentoring Committee is looking for a volunteer to assist with events (webinars or in person), provide suggestions for mentoring topics, assist in recruiting mentors, and occasionally help with record-keeping. Committee phone calls are scheduled as needed and would average no more than one hour per month.
Spirit of the Midwest Committee
SOM committee is looking for one more member to help with the creative planning, member engagement and facilitating the awards event. The team spends 2 to 4 hours per month on average working on the event.
Sponsorship Committee Member
WICT Midwest Chapter Sponsorship Committee is looking for 2 volunteers to work with the Director of Finance and Sponsorship Chair in contacting potential sponsors for member events in 2021. Volunteers will contact potential sponsors for events, track sponsors, coordinate with Director of Finance for invoicing and tax information. The time commitment is anticipated to be around 2 hours per month during the initial launch and around 1 hour per month in the following months.