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PMIEF Overview


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Overview of the PMI Educational Foundation and its mission and programs.

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PMIEF Overview

  1. 1. Leading the way… Bringing the power of project management to communities throughout the world
  2. 2. The PMI Educational Foundation • Philanthropic arm of PMI • Public charity under US tax law • Fundraising and Grant Giving Organization (with selective facilitation and development of programs and products)
  3. 3. Leading the Way: Improving Society Through  Project Management Helping college students realize their dreams through education Giving youth and communities a better chance of success Improving responses to tragedies
  4. 4. Accomplishments Project Management Skills for Life PM Training      Careers in Project Management of Teachers Academic  PMI Project Management  Scholarships  Post‐Disaster Recovery  and Awards Methodology PMI Component Initiatives
  5. 5. A Better Prepared Workforce of the Future The PMI Educational Foundation will help support the development of the workforce of the future through: Academic Scholarships and Fellowships Sponsored Internships and Apprenticeships Endowed Visiting Professorships
  6. 6. A Better Prepared Workforce of the Future Last year conferred $80,000+ Scholarships and $10,000 in Awards This year will award $150,000+ in Scholarships and Awards
  7. 7. A Better Prepared Society for  Future Success
  8. 8. Giving youth a better chance of success • Project Learning of 21st Century Skills • Educating Students Through Projects • Project Management as a Competency for Teachers and Administrators
  9. 9. A Better Prepared Response in Future Times of Need The PMI Educational Foundation will help humanitarian and development organizations provide a better response in future times of need through: Local Training Opportunities Tools and Methodologies Project Management Maturity Resources
  10. 10. Future vision toward improving response to tragedies: • Project management software and other project management capability enhancements for NGO’s • Global network of disaster-related project management research and education • Development of PMI Standards, tools and techniques for NGOs • Studies to measure the impact of PM in NGOs
  11. 11. Resources Available
  12. 12. What Can You Do To Help? • Spread the word • Reach out to your local primary or secondary school • Work with your component • Help identify component programs for posting on the website • Mentor a local non-profit or teacher • Help build partnerships • Donate to the foundation to help us sustain and build our programs
  13. 13. Thanks to our Partners
  14. 14. Thanks to our PMI Component Donors: • PMI Arabian Gulf Chapter  • PMI Mile‐Hi Chapter Educational  • PMI Baltimore Chapter  Foundation • PMI Central Illinois Chapter  • PMI Milwaukee/SE Wisconsin  • PMI Central Iowa Chapter  Chapter  • PMI Central Ohio Chapter  • PMI Minnesota Chapter  • PMI Chicagoland Chapter • PMI North Carolina Chapter  • PMI Clear Lake/Galveston Chapter • PMI Northeast Ohio Chapter  • PMI Coastal Bend Chapter  • PMI Nova Scotia Chapter  • PMI College of Performance  • PMI Orange County Chapter  Management  • PMI Phoenix Chapter  • PMI Dallas Chapter  • PMI Sacramento Valley Chapter • PMI Delaware Valley Chapter  • PMI San Diego Chapter  • PMI Great Lakes Chapter  • PMI Sao Paulo Chapter  • PMI Hospitality SIG  • PMI South Florida Chapter  • PMI Information Systems SIG • PMI Southwest Ohio Chapter  • PMI KC‐Mid America Chapter • PMI Washington DC Chapter  • PMI Madison/South Central  • PMI Web SIG Wisconsin Chapter 
  15. 15. PMI Educational Foundation Leadership Board of Directors Debra Miersma, Chair Kathy Shawver, Treasurer Kay Fleischer, Secretary Ken Atwater  Bob Cook Jo Ferguson Ken Hartley Pedro Ribeiro Hugh Woodward
  16. 16. PMIEF Staff • Greg Balestrero, COO • Lew Gedansky, Executive Director • Jeannette Barr, Manager of Development • Diane Fromm, Administrator • Andy Stitt, Associate