Current Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunity: Webinar Work Group

Help the CESSE Webinar Work Group design at least six webinars for CESSE members in 2019. If you are a lifelong learner who is passionate about developing programming which is relevant, timely and makes an impact on the CESSE community, the CESSE Webinar Work Group is for you. 

Term of service: January through December 2019
Estimated # of hours:   approx. 36 hours annually

2019 Deliverables:
  • Develop a 2019 webinar calendar
  • Organize at least six webinars to be presented in 2019
Volunteer Expectations:
  • Participate in a monthly one-hour conference call/web meeting
  • Assist in organizing at least two webinars
    • Organizing the webinar includes identifying topics, developing the webinar title, description and learning objectives, recruiting speakers/facilitator, holding at least one development call with the speakers/facilitator, assist with slide preparation, obtain or develop resources for attendees, review and share survey results and send appropriate thank you notes to speakers/facilitator. 
  • Attend webinars 
  • Promote webinars to staff and colleagues

Desired Volunteer Attributes:
 - Individuals who stay informed about trends, new concepts, technologies, innovation and strategies affecting associations
 - Individuals who are willing to dig into identifying topics and designing webinars 
 - Individiduals who are comfortable contacting, recruiting and working with speakers and facilitators both within and outside the CESSE network
 - Individuals who follow through with the work they have committed to do 


If interested in the Webinar Work Group, complete and return the Volunteer Application

Volunteer Opportunity: Shared Interest Group (SIG) Work Group

The Shared Interest Group (SIG) Work Group will launch this new program 2019. They are kind of like the Tracks CESSE used to have, but more robust with both virtual ways to participate. If you like to connect others, meet new people and have a passion for the CESSE Community, the Shared Interest Groups are the volunteer opportunity for you. 

Term of service: January through December 2019
Estimated # of hours:   approx. 60 hours annually

2019 Deliverables: 
  • Develop materials and resources needed to launch and maintain Shared Interest Groups
    • Materials and resources could include items to recruit, onboard, engage and retain group members, volunteer opportunities within the Shared Interest Group, organizing live or virtual events, resources and tools available to Shared Interest Groups, timelines for launching groups etc should be included. 
  • Launch at least four shared interest groups in 2019
Volunteer Expectations:
  • Participate in a monthly one-hour conference call/web meeting
  • Actively collaborate with other work group members and assist in develop materials and resources Shared Interest Groups
  • Lead the activities to help launch/reinvigorate one Shared Interest Group in 2019
  • Recruit successors to lead the Shared Interest Group for 2020 and beyond
  • Promote shared interest groups to staff and colleagues
Desired Volunteer Attributes:
 - Understands the CESSE network
 - Has ideas on how to facilitate connections between members
 - Is willing to roll-up their sleeves and get things done
 - Individuals who follow through with the work they have committed to do 

If interested in the SIG Work Group, complete and return the Volunteer Application.


We're about Trust

The key word that comes up again and again at CESSE is trust.  Our community members meet through our hallmark events, and continue the conversations well beyond.  Whether you are looking for a sounding board to help you work through a challenge, tips and advice on industry practices, or referrals to other people who have a solution you can use, CESSE is here to be, or become, your professional network of choice.

Social Media Feed