Women’s Initiative Resources

Chapter Women’s Initiative Coordinator Position Description
This role is at the heart of what the Women’s Initiative is all about. Learn more about this chapter-level, volunteer position and how creating a role like this locally might help your chapter engage more women.

Council Women’s Initiative Coordinator Position Description
Learn more about what the state-level Women’s Initiative Coordinator can do to help chapters and the council implement successful Women’s Initiative programs.

Sample Welcome Letter to New Women Members
An example of a letter that a council or chapter-level Women’s Initiative Coordinator might send to new female members. Women’s Initiative Council Chair-Action Planning Guide

Women’s Initiative Council Chair-Action Planning Guide

Women’s Retention Program

Women’s Specific Event Examples and Templates

Launching Your Women’s Initiative

Women’s Initiative Program Concept Evolution

Tips to Engage Women and Families


TU Volunteer Leaders trainings are a powerful way to connect with resources, learn from fellow volunteers and grow your impact locally. Join us for the following in-person and online events:

In-Person Trainings:

2020 Annual Meeting
TBD Online Event Planned

2021 Northeast Regional Rendezvous
June 26-28 – Connecticut


Online Trainings:
View recordings of past webinars online at www.tu.org/training. Online webinars are held at 8 p.m. EST unless otherwise noted.

May 5 – Generating & Prospecting Leadership Leads (8PM)

May 7 – Keeping Conservation Going this Summer (8PM)

May 14 – Outreach to Military & First Responder Communities (8PM)

May 19 – Innovations Driven by COVID – Tactics & Technology (8PM)

June 4 – Planning for the Fall: What Activities Work Best (8PM)


Your Volunteer Operations Staff is here to help! 

Nick Halle
Volunteer Operations Coordinator
(703) 284-9425
Contact Nick for:

  • Volunteer Leader Login Issues
  • Insurance Requests / Questions
  • Fundraising Program & Support
  • Membership Recruitment Tools
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Lisa Beranek

Leadership Development Manager
(907) 205-0974
Contact Lisa for:

  • Leadership Recruitment & Development
  • Embrace A Stream Grants Program
  • Strategic Planning Support
  • Diversity Event Planning