Volunteers for the Backpack to School Bash

OUR COMMITTEES ARE WORKING GROUPS 

BACKPACK TO SCHOOL BASH
 
The purpose is to organize our annual Backpack to School Bash to assure students starting the new school year have the necessary school supplies and to remove barriers to academic success.
 
Committee members are responsible to solicit sponsors and individual donors who support our mission by providing backpacks and school supplies or arranging a solicitation campaign effort.
 
Our committee members will also solicit individuals to help by pledging to donate a new backpack and school supplies for one or more children.  This is a wonderful project for families, corporations or individuals.  Please visit our Become a Sponsor and Pledge to Donate page for additional information.

Chair:  Stephanie A. Harris - Pflugerville and Temple 

Chair:  Soshe Mayes - Houston
Members: Curtis Carr 


 
SOLICITATION CAMPAIGN:  OPERATION BACKPACK  
 
The Solicitation Campaign  "Operation Backpack" purpose is to create a plan that will guide the Corporation in soliciting and securing funding from an array of outside sources.  The committee must identify and communicate with potential sponsors and individual donors to support the Corporation mission.   The Board of Directors are the Corporation "Cheerleaders" by making a commitment to contribute to the Corporation's growth and using their personal influence with their businesses, peers and community connections.

Chair:  Stephanie A. Harris
Members:  Jimmy Jones, Jeanette Kelley and Valerie R. Lavalis


SOLICITATION CAMPAIGN:  OPERATION IMPACT

The fundraising committee "Operation IMPACT" is responsible to solicit funds that will be dedicated to the Corporation's operational cost.    

Chair: Stephanie A. Harris
Members:  Curtis Carr, Valerie R. Lavalis,  Cedric Mosely, Wil and Michelle Hamilton,  Julia Ravens, Linda Williams, Jimmy Jones, Punita Patel, Latrice Hopes, Jock Collier and Price Melton.


WEBMASTER AND SOCIAL MEDIA

The purpose of the Webmaster is to assure the webservers, hardware and software are operating correctly, designing and revising web-pages, setting up website navigation, establishing email addresses, replying to user comments, monitoring website traffic and writing the Corportation's newsletter.  The Social Media committee works with all committees to bring information as it relates to IMPACT Texas.  The goal of the committee is to have a general location to access information regarding opportunities with IMPACT Texas, including; board meetings, solitation campagin efforts, upcoming networking events, volunteer opportunities by posting this information on "Our IMPACT" page on our website or on our Facebook page.

Chair: Stephanie A. Harris