CommUnity Starting Point – Instructions for Committee Chairs and Council Leaders – September 2023

We are thrilled to warmly welcome all NWiR members to our newly launched member communication and engage­ment platform, CommUnity. Think of CommUnity as a blend between a private Facebook group and a LinkedIn account. It’s important to highlight that full access will be granted exclusively to active NWiR members.

Within CommUnity, a diverse array of functionalities awaits, enabling members to participate in a multitude of activities. These encompass conversing with fellow NWiR members and leaders, staying updated on the latest NWiR news and events, fostering connections with councils, delving into specialized interests, and exchanging ideas and resources.

Here’s what you can expect from the NWiR CommUnity:

  • Engage and Connect: Interact with fellow NWiR members and leaders, fostering meaningful connections and collaborations within our CommUnity. Share your ideas, insights, and experiences to inspire and support one another.
  • Stay Informed: Keep up-to-date with the latest NWiR news, events, and industry developments. Be the first to know about upcoming events, important announcements, and association highlights that shape our field.
  • View Upcoming Events: NWiR and Council events will be hosted exclusively in the CommUnity moving forward. Login to the NWiR CommUnity to see what’s on the calendar near you!
  • Discussions and Brainstorming: Start conversations, exchange ideas, and seek advice through vibrant discussions. Use this platform to brainstorm innovative solutions, share best practices, ask questions, and collaborate with other members in a dynamic environment.
  • Networking Opportunities: Discover and connect with other members whose interests and experiences align with your own. Visit member profiles, initiate connections, and nurture valuable professional relationships that can enhance your career growth.
  • Educational Resources: Tap into the collective wisdom of the NWiR membership by sharing your ideas, experiences, and resources. Help others overcome challenges, discover innovative solutions, and collectively elevate our industry through collaboration and knowledge exchange.

Accessing the NWiR CommUnity is easy:

  1. Visit the NWiR CommUnity by clicking on the NWiR CommUnity tab on our website.
  2. If you’re not already logged in, you will be prompted to sign in using your NWiR account credentials.
  3. Click here to read the NWiR CommUnity Welcome Guide, that will walk you through the CommUnity features and provide some additional guidance to committee leaders on adding an event to the calendar.
  4. Click here to view a video walkthrough of the CommUnity Welcome Guide.