Establishing a Peak National WK Body

To Establishing A Peak National World Kindness Body

Receive Endorsement as a Peak National Kindness Body

The WKM International Council can provide endorsement of a member as the peak national kindness body which are established specifically with the intention to be a platform for engaging collaboration from all sectors of the community and represent the nation at international events to serve as the conduit to their government for WKM.
Application for official endorsement is made to the International Council and can take up to 12 months. WKM will assist and provide guidelines to establishing this body which remains independent from WKM.
Traditionally these bodies are registered as World Kindness (insert name of country) and have a diverse board of up to 9 non executive directors and founding members representing all sectors of the community including Government – Business – Education – Media – Sport – Hospitality/Tourism – Health – Community – Arts & Kindness Organisation/

 

Ten Steps

1. Adopt a charter of kindness option to have focus e.g. Community /Children / Elderly / Non-violence / Peace / Compassion

2. Adopt a constitution, utilise a template provided by WKM, Ensure includes memberships structure.

3. Identify potential Founding Member organisations from all sectors of the community e.g. 1 Government Health- Wellbeing | 2 Education| 3 Literature – Film – Art | 4 Hospitality – Tourism Airline / 4. Hotel Group 5 Kindness NGO | 6 Youth Organisation| 7 Sporting Body | 8 PLC – Corporate Finance/ 9 Accounting / Legal | IT / Media

4. Appoint a board from the founding members. We recommend a board of 9 leave 4 positions vacant for min 12 months. Gain signed letters of consent from prospective founding board members and relative information to comply with registration.

5. Register organisation with appropriate government authority each board member makes a small voluntary contribution, Name eg World Kindness “?????” Register Domain.org.(country prefix). If there are initial financial restrictions use preopening office from a strategic partner source potential a Secretariat CEO and corporate HQ

6. Invite a number of key advisers for the Strategic Advisory Council (1 international member preferably from the World Kindness Movement) Use template letter of invitation. Elect executive 1) Chair 2) Deputy Chair 3) Secretary

7. Appoint Committee for Governance – Finance – Membership – Communications – Strategic Planning – Events and bi monthly Goodwill Ambassador Network Events

8. Establish a sustainable business model (See template forecast) re Membership Fee, Kindness Cards, Workshops, Events, Merchandise.

9. Establish Calendar of Events Forums Regional Conference, National Launch of body inviting all sectors of the community to join.

10. Apply for Membership to The World Kindness Movement

 

  1. Adopt a charter of kindness option to have focus e.g. Community /Children / Elderly / Non-violence / Peace / Compassion
  2. Adopt a constitution, utilise a template provided by WKM, Ensure includes memberships structure.
  3. Identify potential Founding Member organisations from all sectors of the community e.g. 1 Government Health- Wellbeing | 2 Education| 3 Literature – Film – Art | 4 Hospitality – Tourism Airline / Hotel Group 5 Kindness NGO | 6 Youth Organisation| 7 Sporting Body | 8 PLC – Corporate Finance/ 9 Accounting / Legal | IT / Media
  4. Appoint a board from the founding members. We recommend a board of 9 leave 4 positions vacant for min 12 months. Gain signed letters of consent from prospective founding board members and relative information to comply with registration.
  5. Register organisation with appropriate government authority each board member makes a small voluntary contribution, Name eg World Kindness “?????” Register Domain.org.(country prefix). If there are initial financial restrictions use preopening office from a strategic partner source potential a Secretariat CEO and corporate HQ
  6. Invite a number of key advisers for the Strategic Advisory Council (1 international member preferably from the World Kindness Movement) Use template letter of invitation. Elect executive 1) Chair 2) Deputy Chair 3) Secretary
  7. Appoint Committee for Governance – Finance – Membership – Communications – Strategic Planning – Events and bi monthly Goodwill Ambassador Network Events
  8. Establish a sustainable business model (See template forecast) re Membership Fee, Kindness Cards, Workshops, Events, Merchandise.
  9. Establish Calendar of Events Forums Regional Conference, National Launch of body inviting all sectors of the community to join.
  10. Apply for Membership to The World Kindness Movement