Join an AWIS GCH committee!
Volunteering on a committee is an opportunity:
To gain new experiences and/or refine existing skills
To expand your networks and make important career contacts
To become more engaged with our chapter and our mission
AWIS GCH welcomes and appreciates any volunteers and has a variety of committees to align with your interests. We ask that volunteers be members.
Interested in volunteering? Please contact the respective committee chairs at the links below.
Social Media and Website Committee:
Keep social media and website up-to-date with AWIS GCH events and partner promotions and provide STEM-related content for social media and website.
Time commitment: ~1-2 hours/week/platform, remote
Contact the PR Chair
Career Development Committee:
Plan, execute, and promote the career development events held by our chapter geared toward the retention and support of current professionals in STEM careers.
Time commitment: 2 hours/month
Contact the Career Development Chair
Community Outreach Committee:
Plans activities that promote science and science literacy within the local community. Additionally, the committee will also identify volunteer opportunities within the Houston community to engage AWIS GCH members. Past events include volunteering time at the Energy Day Festival, the Houston Food Bank, Hermann Park Conservancy, Taste of Science, and the Scout Fair.
Time commitment: ~4 hours/month
Contact the Community Outreach Chair
Cultivates relationships with potential donors to obtain sponsorship in support of AWIS GCH mission and events. Maintains sponsor database and ensures appropriate acknowledgement of donations upon receipt.
Time commitment: ~2-3 hours/month, via in-person or remote meetings
Contact the Fundraising Chair