Charged with creating and implementing recruitment and retention programs to increase and maintain general membership. The committee will work closely with other standing committees such as the event planning, entertainment, and education committee in developing and organizing events/activities to further the growth of the organization.
It is the job of the Finance Committee to create a plan that will guide the organization in seeking and securing funding from an array of outside sources. The committee is charged with developing, organizing, and implementing the fund raising programs for the organization WLI and its members. The committee shall present annual fundraising plans to the Board of Directors at the board and general meeting for approval and update the plan as needed.
It is the responsibility of the Marketing & Merchandising Committee to develop a strategic plan to coordinate the activities of WLI committees corresponding to each of the functions of marketing WLI in a brand-consistent manner and in keeping with the mission, goals and objectives of WLI. This committee will curate the online brand image of WLI via social media channels.
The Education/Advocacy and Social Issues Committee will develop and oversee new programs, monitor and assess existing programs, initiatives and leadership activities in keeping with the mission of WLI. The curriculum shall be rooted in women’s rights, social justice, cultural appreciation and the arts. Through its educational partnerships/alliances, WLI will educate, inform and recruit potential members and/or supporters.
The Entertainment Committee will research and identify opportunities for WLI to present culturally relevant entertainment to its membership and the community at large to further the mission of WLI to use entertainment, cultural and performing arts and related activities to enlighten and raise awareness.
The Event Planning Committee is responsible for developing an overall plan to produce all WLI general membership meetings, events and activities as required by all existing standing and ad-hoc committees. Responsibilities in consultation with committee chairs include coordinating all logistics (location, scheduling, theme, catering etc.) as required by event.
It is the charge and responsibility of the PR committee to ensure the maximum and most effective Public Relations media coverage and public/community outreach to promote all activities, events and socially relevant awareness issues in keeping with the mission of WLI. In doing so the committee is responsible for establishing media (Mainstream and Spanish), community, business/corporate and other strategic relationships to further the goals and objectives of the organization.
It is the responsibility of this Outreach Committee to identify and recommend community issues, organizations, schools, and other entities whose call to action meets the Guiding Principles of WLI and merits the support of the organization.