Project Description :

Here's your opportunity to #giveback to MPI!! Join us on Tuesday, March 8th at 5 pm for a one-of-a-kind MPI After 5 Event - our first annual Fun Walk to benefit the MPI Foundation @ BlackFinn Ameripub. Enjoy a leisurely 1 mile stroll through the St. Johns Town Center and take advantage of some outdoor networking with your MPI North Florida friends as we generate funds for a great cause! The MPI Foundation fuels the growth and advancement of MPI members by providing professional development and career opportunities through grants and scholarships. The MPI Foundation also propels the meeting and event industry forward by funding innovative research and pan-industry initiatives that support the strategic plan of MPI. Registration goes towards the Foundation, however, stay tuned for incentives for raising additional funds!! Most $ raised by chapter will receive a Chapter Development Grant ($2,500 value) Most $ raised by individual member will receive a scholarship to  WEC 2016 (up to $2,500 value) After 5 Treats: At the conclusion of the Fun Walk the networking continues as BlackFinn hosts our After 5 with complimentary beer, wine and hors d'oeuvres!! Don't miss the extra special raffle prizes we have to offer at this event too! The Tasting Tours of St. Augustine 'Barrels and Kegs' Walking Tour Two-Night Stay at the Hilton St. Augustine Historic Bayfront Two Rounds of Golf at the King & the Bear or Slammer & Squire (based on availability) Those of you participating in the Fun Walk will have the special opportunity to purchase raffle tickets for just $1 per ticket. Tickets will also be available to those attending the post-Walk festivities at our normal rates. Don't miss this great opportunity to #giveback. We can't wait to see you there!