Project Management for Change Newsletter

October 13,  2016

DC PMDoS 2017 News

Mark Your
and Spread the Word!

The DC PMDoS 2017 event is on January 16, 2017 – Martin Luther King Day, a national day of service - at the University of Maryland, College Park Campus, Adele H. Stamp Student Union from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Help us spread the word!Spread the Word!

We need over 100 volunteers to work with nonprofit organizations at DC PMDoS 2017. Your colleagues and friends do not have to be a member of PMI or PMP certified to volunteer, but they do need to understand Project Management principles. Volunteers are required to attend a one-hour training webinar prior to the event to provide direction on working with nonprofits to complete the scoping exercise and make PMDoS a productive day

Registration for this event is now open!

If you are a part of a Nonprofit that needs help with a project, sign up to participate:  Nonprofit Registration

If you are a project manager that would like to use your skills to help a nonprofit on January 16, 2017, sign up to participate:  PMDoS PM Registration

If your firm would like to donate to this event, more information can be found here:  Donors

Please send out the following post on your LinkedIn/Facebook/Twitter networks

“I signed up to help change the world, one project at a time! Have you? @PMDoSDC”


"PMDoS Around the World" Update
The PMI Queensland Chapter (PMIQLD) in Australia is hosting its first PMDoS event – “Brisbane PMDoS 2016!”  It will be held on Friday, November 4, 2016 -- International Project Management Day -- with a goal of 26 teams.  The PMDoS Global and Playbook Team works with other organizations seeking to host PMDoS events using the PM4Change Playbook as
 a template and guide. The Team is also working with New York City and Hampton, Roads, Virginia, PMI chapters who have signed agreements with PM4Change to become members and have exclusive access to the Playbook. Their events are also planned for Martin Luther King Day, January 16, 2017!.  Join hands to support our members and volunteer to become a PMDoS Global Mentor!

If you are interested, be sure to note it on your volunteer form.  Sign up now! 

The PM4Change Volunteer Team Report

The next PM4Change all-volunteer meeting is on Saturday, October 22 from 9 a.m. to noon! Sign up now to be a volunteer and join us for our monthly potluck! Come meet the Functional Area teams and decide where you would like to dive in - we welcome more of you to join the fun!

Do You Have Skills To Share & A Desire To See It All Come Together?

Join the “Team Behind the Teams!”  Project Management for Change NEEDs skills in the areas of marketing, graphics, social media, event pl

anning, finance, project management, training development, writing, business development, communications, media relations to plan and host our BIG Day of Service Event – you don’t have to be a project manager to be a member of the team and participate! 

Other ways you can support our shared mission:

1. Donate to help us fund the cost of PMDoS. Consider donating to an individual or team in the Fundraising Competition, or look for o
“Dip Jar” at PMI events for easy credit card swipe donations of $17.
2. Engage the leaders of your company through sponsorship or bringing PMs to the event!
3. Support PMDoS while you shop at AMAZON
4. Talk about it….Share on social media.

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Don't forget to share with your network! 

Support PMDoS while doing your AMAZON shopping!


Thank you to all  of our Founding Sponsors!

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Look for our “Dip Jar” at PMI events for easy credit card swipe donations of $17 to support PMDoS 2017