Global Volunteer Center

Volunteers power MPI. 

MPI relies on its volunteers to assist with creating programs that members need. Numerous opportunities are available at the chapter and international levels. Not only will you build your career and increase your industry knowledge, but your time and expertise will help the industry improve and grow as well.


RISE AWARDS

Each year, MPI honors its best and brightest chapters and volunteers through the Recognizing Industry Success & Excellence (RISE) Awards.

RISE Awards

Nominations Are Open Oct. 11 - Dec. 12, 2019.

Applications will be accepted from Oct. 11 – Dec. 31, 2019.

contact us: RISEAwards@mpi.org


“Make volunteering a growth opportunity. Try new things, embrace being uncomfortable, and push yourself. Being part of something bigger - something you believe in - is worth prioritizing. I believe in MPI, and I believe that you, our members, are our organization's greatest asset."

 

Amanda Armstrong, Immediate Past Chair, 2018
MPI International Board of Directors


International-Committees

International Volunteer Committees

International committees serve a vital role to the organization. Each council, committee, or task force is commissioned on an annual basis by that year's chair of the International Board of Directors and MPI's president and CEO to provide MPI vital industry perspective on urgent concerns in the community, as well as perform fundamental governance functions for MPI Global.

Applications Are Open Until October 31, 2019.

2020 International Volunteer Committees


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CHAPTER & MEMBERSHIP ADVISORY COUNCIL

Provide feedback and input on MPI Global initiatives and strategy as requested by MPI staff on issues directly impacting chapters and members.

Provide feedback and input on MPI Global initiatives and strategy as requested by MPI staff on issues directly impacting chapters and members.

Current Committee Roster>

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DIVERSITY & INCLUSION COMMITTEE

Identify opportunities for MPI to increase the diversity of its community as it relates to the next generation of chapter leadership roles. Provide guidance and feedback to staff that enables MPI to create a more inclusive environment across MPI’s community, events and chapters.

Identify opportunities for MPI to increase the diversity of its community as it relates to the next generation of chapter leadership roles.

Current Committee Roster>

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EUROPEAN ADVISORY COUNCIL

Act as the “voice” of the MPI European community in providing recommendations and input regarding the MPI’s European strategy, with a focus on elevating MPI’s Global brand within Europe. Input focuses on membership growth, chapter stability and implementation of event strategies that consistently deliver education, networking and increased business development opportunities for global sponsorship and MPI Foundation.

Act as the “voice” of the MPI European community in providing recommendations and input regarding the MPI’s European strategy, with a focus on elevating MPI’s Global brand within Europe.

Current Committee Roster>

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CANADIAN ADVISORY COUNCIL

Act as the "voice" of the MPI Canadian community in providing recommendations and input regarding the Canadian MPI community and strategy that will elevate the MPI Global brand within Canada. Input focuses on membership growth, chapter stability and implementation of event strategies that consistently deliver education, networking and increased business development opportunities for global sponsorship and MPI Foundation.

ct as the “voice” of the MPI Canadian community in providing recommendations and input regarding the Canadian MPI community and strategy that will elevate the MPI Global brand within Canada.

Current Committee Roster>

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LATIN AMERICA ADVISORY COUNCIL

Act as the “voice” of the MPI Latin America Community in providing recommendations and input regarding the Latin American community and strategy that will elevate the MPI Global brand within Latin America. Input focuses on membership growth, chapter stability and implementation of event strategies that consistently deliver education, networking and increased business development opportunities for global sponsorship and MPI Foundation. 

Act as the “voice” of the MPI Latin America Community in providing recommendations and input regarding the Latin American community and strategy that will elevate the MPI Global brand within Latin America.

Current Committee Roster>

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ANTI-HUMAN TRAFFICKING COMMITTEE

Provide input and assist in the creation of education in-a-box that can be implemented with each chapter world-wide. The education in a box would focus on identifying victims and if a victim is identified, what should be done.

Provide input and assist in the creation of education in-a-box that can be implemented with each chapter world-wide. The education in a box would focus on identifying victims and if a victim is identified, what should be done.

Committee Roster Coming Soon

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RISE AWARDS COMMITTEE

Lead the annual promotion and evaluation of RISE awards submissions and make recommendations to the International Board of Directors. Regularly assess the program design, impact and awareness of the RISE awards.

Lead the annual promotion and evaluation of RISE awards submissions and make recommendations to the International Board of Directors.

Current Committee Roster>

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RISE UP COMMITTEE

Operationalize best practices of previous educational RISE Awards nominees, or recipients across the MPI Community. Beta test, implement and gather chapter feedback and develop implementation guidance for review by the International Board of Directors.

Operationalize best practices of previous educational RISE Awards nominees, or recipients across the MPI Community.

Current Committee Roster>

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YOUNG LEADERS ADVISORY COUNCIL

Assist in the development of strategy and project plans designed to connect young leaders with MPI chapters and MPI global offerings that support the transition from student to industry professional.

Assist in the development of strategy and project plans designed to connect young leaders with MPI chapters and MPI global offerings.

Current Committee Roster>

Community Advisory Boards and Focus Groups

MPI members in good standing can opt to serve on a global advisory board or focus group to advise MPI staff on educational, editorial and social programming that appeals to its various community segments. Members can volunteer to review speaker submissions for global MPI events or participate in focus groups to help MPI develop relevant community resources and business support groups.

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MPI Community Volunteer Committees


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INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY ADVISORY BOARDS & FOCUS GROUPS

Members in good standing can opt to serve on a global advisory board or focus group to advise MPI staff on educational, editorial and social programming that appeal to its various community segments. In addition to advisory boards, members can volunteer to review speaker submissions for global MPI events or participate in focus groups to help MPI develop relevant community resources and business support groups.

Members in good standing can opt to serve on a global advisory board or focus group to advise MPI staff on educational, editorial and social programming that appeal to its various community segments.

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COMMUNITY ADVISORY BOARDS & FOCUS GROUPS

Serve on community advisory board or focus groups to provide guidance about the type of education, community support and business resources MPI creates for its communities.

Serve on community advisory board or focus groups to provide guidance about the type of education, community support and business resources MPI creates for its communities.

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