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The Iowa Grocery Industry Association has many working committees that are essential to our success as an organization. Please take advantage of this opportunity to add your name to IGIA’s list to take part in one or more of the committees listed below. Most committees meet 2-4 times per year or as needed. Fill out the volunteer form or contact Annie Lallier, firstname.lastname@example.org, 515.270.2628 to join a committee today.
Feeling creative? Assist IGIA staff in planning convention activities, speakers and networking events. Have fun while using your imagination and exploring your inventive side. This committee also requires individuals to make calls and solicit companies for donations to the live and silent auctions, which benefit the Iowa Grocers Education Foundation. Meets 6–8 times, December-August.
Government Relations Committee:
Make a difference! Plan and participate in the decisions concerning legislation affecting the grocery industry. Follow the different bills, talk with legislators as needed and work on IGIA’s legislative events. Meets 2-3 times, October-February or as issues arise.
IGIA Golf Classic Committee:
Members plan and organize the IGIA Golf Classic. This includes obtaining sponsorships and company participation. Meets 2 times, August-September.
IGIA Women’s Network Committee:
Guide this group in fulfilling its mission to provide education, support, encouragement, leadership and networking opportunities to advance women in the grocery industry. Meets 3-4 times annually.
Develop innovative ways to attract new members as well as retain current members. Help us welcome new members by being an IGIA ambassador. This job also involves calling new members, inviting new members to attend events and introducing these newbies to others at events. Meets 3-4 times annually.
Scholarship Golf Classic Committee:
Help plan the Scholarship Golf Classic, which benefits the Iowa Grocers Education Foundation. Make calls to solicit companies for raffle prizes, sponsorships and participation. Meets 4-5 times, January-May.
Want to be involved, but none of these fit you? Check “Other” and IGIA staff will contact you regarding other important opportunities.
Complete and return the volunteer form to the IGIA office:
2540 106th Street, Suite 102, Urbandale, Iowa 50322
Or email to email@example.com