TAMPA, FL – The Tampa Bay Area Chapter of Meeting Professionals International (MPI) is pleased to announce the opening of the application period for its Charitable Grant Program. The two (2) $500 grants will be presented to the recipients at the Annual Awards Gala in June.
Submitting agencies must have 501(c)(3)status and must have had a presence in the Tampa Bay area (including the Sarasota area) for at least two years. Applications for the grants will be accepted through March 29, 2013.
Applications will be screened by the charitable grant committee members with finalists referred to the MPI Tampa Bay Area Chapter of Board of Directors for final screening and selection.
For more information on the Charitable Grant Program and to download an application please CLICK HERE.
About the Tampa Bay Area Chapter
Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the world’s largest association for the $102.3 billion meeting and event industry, is committed to positioning meetings and events as a key strategic component of an organization’s success. The 360 member Tampa Bay Area chapter of MPI, established in 1984, empowers its members to increase their strategic value with education, professional development and business growth opportunities. For more information, visit www.TampaBayMPI.org.