2022 Staff & Volunteer Summit: Driving Impact Together
Session Videos & Resources

From July 25-28, March of Dimes hosted the ‘Driving Impact Together! Staff and Volunteer Summit’ in Phoenix, AZ to provide new tools and resources to our revenue development and mission staff, as well as our volunteer leaders. Check out our session recordings below!

Volunteer Kick Off: Mission Strategy & Delivering Impact

President and CEO, Stacey D. Stewart, and Interim Chief Medical and Health Officer, Dr. Zsakeba Henderson, deliver important updates about our mission strategy, successes, and plans for the next three years.

Engaging Donors

Learn best practices on effective engagement, storytelling, and the basics of fundraising and engaging supporters and donors.

Deepening Donor Relationships

Learn how to articulate the many parts of our mission so you can speak to the work in your volunteer leadership position. You’ll learn more about how fundraising supports our research, advocacy, programs, and education work.

Recruitment/Pipeline Building & Connector Meetings

Volunteer leaders discuss the importance of recruiting diverse board members, learning how to cultivate our pipeline opportunities, and connecting relationships that have impact.

Sponsor Recruitment

This session will build upon the working knowledge and understanding of the DIMES process for March for Babies and Special Event volunteer leaders. It provides applicable strategies and tools to identify, recruit and engage personal and professional contacts to partner with us and invest in the mission of the March of Dimes.   

Volunteer Dinner & Awards Celebration

Watch to celebrate the successful 2022 March for Babies campaign and March of Dimes research grant awards winners. We also give out 4 prestigious awards to some of our most passionate and committed champions, those volunteer leaders who have gone above and beyond over the years serving in the areas of growth, movement and impact.

Mobilize for Change: A Conversation about March of Dimes’ 2023-2025 Strategic Plan

In a panel of volunteer leaders facilitated by Kelly Ernst, Senior Vice President of Market Impact, discover ways to leverage the roles we play for moms, babies and families at community, policy and system levels.

Lunch & Volunteer Conclusion- Building the Movement and Delivering Results

Our final session highlights how you can build the movement and deliver results, make a personal commitment to become an advocate, brand champion and super volunteer leader for moms and babies.