Community Outreach

MISSION & OBJECTIVES

The PMI Great Lakes Chapter (GLC) Community Outreach Program is focused on non-profit and not-for-profit) organizations in the chapter's geographic area, including local non-profit institutions and local government. Its primary objective is to promote program/project management best practices, and use those tools and skills to assist such organizations in executing their various humanitarian, community or other charitable initiatives.

Services

  • Project/program management consulting and coaching

  • Member volunteers to support initiatives

  • Professional project management networking opportunities

  • Subject-matter expert presenters and speakers

  • Joint event sponsorship for events related to professional project management

The GLC Outreach Program has three tracks (focus areas):

Track 1 - Government

Track 2 - PMI Global Operations & Other PMI Communities

Track 3 - Non-Profit or Charity Organizations

2017 Initiatives

  • Government   - obtain State of Michigan proclamation for Project Management month

  • PMI Communities - partner with PMI Global & other chapters

  • GLC PM101 - Skills for Life - joint initiative with GLC Academic Outreach; 5-hour course from PMI Educational Foundation on application of project management basics to everyday life

For information either as a participant or support volunteer, please contact us via email at vp.outreach@pmiglc.org