Join a Committee
Joining a committee allows individuals to actively shape and contribute to the direction and goals of the organization or community they are involved in.
Being part of a committee offers opportunities for personal and professional development, such as learning new skills and expanding one's network.
Committee members can also provide a sense of fulfillment and purpose, as individuals are able to make a positive impact on the community through their participation.
A writers' consortium is a group of writers who come together for the purpose of sharing their work, providing feedback and support, and discussing the craft and business of writing. These groups can be organized online or in person and typically include writers of different genres and levels of experience.
Positive mentorship is a collaborative and mutually beneficial relationship between a mentor and mentee. It is characterized by clear communication, trust, and a shared goal to help the mentee achieve their full potential.
Day of Service
A day of service is a dedicated day set aside for individuals or groups to volunteer and give back to their communities through various acts of service. It can involve activities such as cleaning up local parks, helping at a soup kitchen, or volunteering at a school, and is often organized by community groups, non-profits, or government.
Public Policy & Ethics
Keep public policy supporting you, your profession, and your clients with AMCD’s advocacy initiatives in Congress, state legislatures, and local government.
Cultural ethics acknowledges that different societies have different moral beliefs and practices and that these should be respected and understood. It recognizes that moral truths are relative to culture and context and that individuals should be sensitive to the cultural backgrounds of others when making ethical decisions.
Receiving an AMCD award is an opportunity to be recognized for one's contributions to the community and to have one's efforts acknowledged by others. It is also an opportunity to raise awareness about the issues that one is passionate about and to inspire others to make a difference in their own communities.