Posts Tagged ‘PAMP Spotlight’

Five Questions for a Parents’ Night Out Host

Nerene Fayers is a part of a group of members who volunteer their time to organise Parents’ Night Out (PNO) events. These adult-only events are held once a month and give PAMP parents the opportunity to meet and socialise with fellow members. “This position allows me to search for new and exciting events to offer […]

Five Questions for the Family Playtime Host


PAMP isn’t only for moms — dads play an important role, too. Take David Enemark, for example, host of Family Playtime in the Park. The first Sunday morning of each month, David hosts PAMP’s Family Playtime in the Park, which meets at Mitchell Park in Palo Alto. Family Playtime in the Park is designed for parents […]

Five Questions for a Membership Committee Volunteer


Alix Pora is a volunteer on PAMP’s Membership Committee. Her job involves helping recruit and welcome new members, and developing strategies for growing PAMP. Alix says, “I help the committee with its mission by promoting PAMP in the community, provide input regarding recruitment and membership retention and research potential resources for PAMP.”

Five Questions for the Development Manager

Photo courtesy of Jacqui Marchessini

Jacqui Marchessini is the Development Manager for PAMP. In this role, she is responsible for securing sponsorship and locking down advertisers. She says, “I manage and cultivate existing relationships with sponsors to secure and expand recurring revenue streams.” On a day-to-day basis, Jacqui answers questions about PAMP’s sponsorship offerings

Five Questions for the Volunteer Manager

Volunteer Spotlight

Helping to keep people happy may seem a daunting task for some, but Elizabeth Fashing welcomes the challenge with open arms. As Membership Manager for PAMP, Elizabeth says, “I am responsible for for keeping our members happy!” She responds to member questions, invites and recruits new members, runs member reports for the Board and performs […]

Five Questions for the Programs Administrator


Kristin Mulderig is the Programs Administrator for PAMP. This is a new position with the organization, and one that helps to put all of the pieces together. “My role is to help with communications outreach (including the newsletter and social media), small events administrative tasks,” Kristin says

Five Questions for the Operations Manager


The Operations Manager is the senior staff position with PAMP, responsible for running the day to day activities of the group. In this position, Ann Wondolowski works with all of the PAMP staff members, the Board and the Leaders group of PAMP Member volunteers.

Five Questions for a PAMP Subgroup Leader

Photo courtesy of Haley Carter

Haley Carter runs the new Toddler Time subgroup for PAMP. She and her daughter enjoyed meeting others in the Blanket Babies group, and wanted to have continuum — particularly as the kids move on to toddlerhood and become more interested in socializing among themselves. Thinking outside the box and trying new things are all par […]

Member Tips – Volunteering


As National Volunteer Week will be upon us next month (April 12-18, 2015), our Member Benefits focus this month is on volunteering. Volunteering is a membership benefit? Definitely! Two hours per year from each member is a small time commitment we ask of every member to enable us to offer such a rich portfolio of […]

Member Tips – BigTent Members Community


So you joined PAMP to connect with other parents, and yet you find that you are not sure just how to go about doing that. One of the easiest ways to connect and get parenting help is through our tnline tools. In this month’s “Membership Tips”  article, we would like to provide some tips on how […]

Five Questions for the PAMP Secretary


Amy Meese is Secretary for PAMP. She is responsible for scheduling and keeping the minutes of the monthly Board meetings. As Secretary, Amy needs to be meticulous about documentation, ensuring that accurate and sufficient documentation exists regarding board meetings to meet legal requirements.

Member Tips – In a Pinch Program


Just got home from having a baby? Spent all night at the Emergency room with your child? If you are feeling overwhelmed and looking for some help, reach out to your fellow PAMP Members through our “In-a-Pinch” program. And if you have a bit of time and are able to help out someone who needs […]

Member Tips: How to Get the Most out of your PAMP Membership


Welcome to a new series of articles which we hope will help you to get the most out of your PAMP Membership. Each month we will highlight 1 or 2 features of your membership that you may not be aware of, or may know about but not be sure exactly how to take advantage of […]

Welcome 2 More New PAMP Staff Members!


Last month, we announced two new staff members — a new Membership Manager and a new Operations Manager. This month we would like to welcome 2 more new staff members: Jacqui Marchessini as our new Development Manager and Kristin Mulderig as our new Programs Administrator.

Shop Amazon Smile and Support PAMP!


Getting ready to do your Holiday Shopping? Did you know that simply by shopping online you can support PAMP? Amazon Smile is a program that runs where a small percentage of every purchase made is donated to a charity of the buyer’s choice. This is a great program that gives everyone the chance to […]