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Interested in joining IABC Regina? Or are you already a member and want to volunteer with us? We’d love to hear from you. 

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Interested in increasing your profile and network with over 275 IABC Regina members and friends who are the best in Communications, PR, Marketing, Writing, Media Relations and Interactive?

Communications Challenge Mentorship Program

IABC Regina is pleased to announce its first ever Communications Challenge Mentorship Program! This program provides senior communication professionals the opportunity to guide and mentor junior IABC members to develop their skills and help solve a communications challenge for a local nonprofit organization.

Applications for participation in this program will be accepted from mentors, mentees and non-profit organizations until February 17. Mentees, mentors and nonprofit organizations will be partnered at the end of February and have six weeks to complete their communications team challenge between March 1 and April 14.

This is your opportunity to Grow, Guide, and Contribute! Read on to find out how you can help make a difference?

GROW – Mentees
Must have less than three years of experience in the industry.
Hold an active IABC Regina membership.
Dedicate at least three hours per week from March 1 to April 14.

GUIDE – Mentors
Must have at least five years of experience in the communications industry.
Currently be employed in the industry or managing an active consulting practice.
Hold an active IABC Regina membership.
Dedicate at least three hours per week from March 1 to April 14.

CONTRIBUTE – Non-profit organizations
Your organization must be a registered charity or non-profit organization.
Your organization must be based out of Regina or have a local chapter/office in Regina.
Your organization must have a communications need identified.
Communications project/need must be able to be completed between March 1 and April 14, 2012 and must have measurable outcomes.

Follow the links to get involved as a mentee, mentor or nonprofit organization today!
Deadline for applications is February 17, 2012.

For more information about becoming a novice student/mentee participant please contact Ashley Whiting at ashley_whiting@ymail.com.

For more information about becoming a novice IABC member/mentee participant please contact Megan Wolfinger at megan.wolfinger@yahoo.ca.

For more information about becoming a seasoned mentor participant please contact Christine Niemczyk at christine@saskinmotion.ca.

For more information about becoming a non-profit participant please email Lindsay Bryson at lcb678@mail.usask.ca.

IABC Regina will contact selected participants in late February to confirm your participation and provide details about your Communications Team Challenge and mentee/mentor/non-profit organization pairing.

 Download Mentor Form

 Download Student Form

 Download Non-Profit Form

UPDATE

Congratulations to Dawn Barker!
Dawn participated in our New Years Resolution Challenge and won herself a $100 gift card to the Cornwall Centre by confirming that her contact information is up to date. Big thanks goes out to all our members who participated in this challenge.

Here is what Dawn had to say about the New Years Resolution Challenge:
“IABC provides me with great writing resources, current information on the communications field, a chance to meet other communications professionals, and continued education opportunities. When reminded to update my contact info, I was glad to – I didn’t want to miss out on any upcoming info!” – Dawn Barker

Watch for more great programs and opportunities brought to you by IABC/Regina.