American Mothers Inc. Involvement
Emily serves on the American Mothers Inc. (AMI) Board of Directors, Executive Committee, and as the North Dakota State Chapter President. She is also on the planning committee for AMI's participation in the Convention on the Status of Women at the United Nations.
International Involvement: Emily attended the 63rd Conference on the Status of Women at the United Nations in New York City as a representative for AMI. Read the blog post about her experience here
National Involvement: Emily was a featured panel speaker in Washington DC for AMI's discussion of Moms and Mental Health. Emily shared her story of going through anxiety disorder, depression, and finding her way back to joy. Read the blog post about her experience here
Local Involvement: Emily has planned numerous volunteer opportunities in her community through feedback from her state's chapter. The group has helped clients select groceries at the Emergency Food Pantry, packed food for Feed My Starving Children, held a book drive for Little Free Libraries, collected clothing to benefit the Foster Community, written Hope Notes for the North Dakota Boys & Girls Ranch, supplied a birthday party for Box of Balloons, baked and delivered Valentine's cookies to our local first responders. The North Dakota Chapter of AMI received their official Charter last fall after meeting the national requirements.