BE SURE TO CATCH WIFTA'S OWN JWAUNDACE CANDECE ON ABC'S RESURRECTION SUNDAY @ 9P EST / 8P C! Congratulations to "Action Actress" Jwaundace Candece on her upcoming recurring role on Resurrection. She's slated to appear in the next two episodes, which will air April 27 and May 4, 2014. Plan to watch. Meanwhile, you can learn more about her by reading our interview with her in the WIFTA Member Spotlight!
2014 WIFTI SUMMIT REGISTRATION IS OPEN! The WIFTI Summit will be held in Pittsburgh, PA this year from May 16 - 18, 2014! Just released: Details on ohe chapter development panels...
May 16 - Friday 11:00 - 12:30 WIFTI Discussion of WIFTI mission, the Summit, the Short Film Showcase, WIFTI grants available to Chapters, Presidents calls, Chapter support and member benefits. Moderator Kimberly Skyrme; Speakers: WIFTI Board members.
May 17 - Saturday 11:00 - 12:30 Chapter Development What are best practices to grow and maintain your Chapter? Where's the money and how do you get it? How do you manage membership data, dues, event payments, and your online membership directory? A panel of leaders from established Chapters will discuss membership development and retention; fundraising and special events; membership management technology. Speakers include Terry Lawler (NYWIFT), Gayle Nachlis (WIF/LA), Melissa Houghton (WIFV/DC) and others TBA.
Saturday Lunchtime Nuts and Bolts Roundtables Short Film Showcase - Carol Bidault Maximize your WIFTI Membership - Eileen Hoeter, Kimberly Skyrme Starting a new Chapter/growing an emerging Chapter - Meighan McGuire Organizing and utilizing committees - TBA Other roundtable topics TBA
For full details, visit http://www.wifmpit.org