“Advocacy is an activity by an individual or group that aims to influence decisions within political, economic, and social institutions. Advocacy includes activities and publications to influence public policy, laws and budgets by using facts, their relationships, the media, and messaging to educate government officials and the public.” This is the cold, neutral definition offered by Wikipedia. What is not defined is the emotional
Dear WMCCAI Members, There are times when we must share tough news – and unfortunately this is one of those times. As with many organizations, our Chapter is experiencing a significant financial impact as a result of COVID-19. We met the unprecedented uncertainty of this challenge head on from the beginning. Prudent actions were taken
Join us for our next Virtual Happy Hour Series: #StayAtHomeSocial “Splash into Summer Safely” Happy Hour! Get ready for some summer fun as we discuss how to summer social distance style! Grab your frozen drink of choice to cool off and gather virtually alongside your industry colleagues for a ‘Splashtastic’ hour of networking; Jeopardy style gaming and prizes, of course!
As a CAI member you will have access to information on the trends in this rapidly changing industry-with practical knowledge, insights from leaders in the field, best practices, research, and tools you can use every day.
Grab your clubs and join your WMCCAI colleagues for a day of golf at Westfields Golf Club. Spend the day on this popular and challenging course, win door prizes and enjoy food and festivities. Registration includes greens and cart fee and food & beverage on the course, and an awards networking reception.
The Potomac Watershed Committee is a subcommittee of the Public Outreach Committee. They meet every third Thursday from September 2019-April 2020. This committee is responsible for preparing and educating those members that wish to be site leaders for Potomac Watershed Day, scheduled for April 2020.