Women’s Retreat Planning Committee Chair

Will oversee the planning of the annual women’s retreat, held at Pilgrim Firs Conference and Retreat Center. Currently running as a team under Kate. kg 11/25/19.

Detailed Description: 
Leads a group of volunteers to plan the program for the retreat, beginning in January. Meetings are generally held biweekly from January until the retreat. The committee plans discussion topics, workshops and other activities, Sunday morning worship, publicity, registration, and food organization. The chair facilitates registration and communicates with Pilgrim Firs staff.
Service Term: 
3-6 months
Benefits for the Volunteer and the Congregation: 

The women’s retreat is a wonderful opportunity to get to know other QUUF women on a more intimate level, to relax, meditate, and/or socialize. It is an excellent way for new friends and members of QUUF to develop a sense of belonging. As chairperson, one has the opportunity to grow her leadership skills, and to have input on the direction of the retreat. It is a great experience working collaboratively with other women and is very fulfilling. The retreat attendees are very appreciative!

Skills Needed: 

Ability to organize, delegate, and keep committee members focused on necessary tasks.

Training, assistance, and safety requirements: 

Previous committee members and chairs will help guide chair as to necessary tasks. There is also a notebook with information about all of the past 20 retreats -their topics, food served, etc.

Contact Person: 
Kate Lore
Ministry Team: 
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