Presentation on theme: "Why CGOC? What we do Why we do it How it can help others How it can help you Annual Conference What’s the AFCGOC? AFCGOC Organization Points of Contact."— Presentation transcript:
Why CGOC? What we do Why we do it How it can help others How it can help you Annual Conference What’s the AFCGOC? AFCGOC Organization Points of Contact See us in action!
What the CGOC does Creates opportunities for CGO’s to: Develop professionally Serve the base and local community Network with peers and senior leaders Have fun with their peers
Why we do it To grow better, well-rounded officers for the USAF and the world around them To create opportunities that may not otherwise exist Strength in numbers Shared knowledge for better events Direct line to senior leadership To make the AF experience as full, fun and meaningful as possible To give your ideas and concerns a voice and a platform
How the CGOC helps others Community Service projects Habitat for Humanity Homeless shelters Book drives Base Service projects Base clean-ups School playground installs Dorm dinners Care packages for deployed troops
How the CGOC helps others Base assistance Annual Awards Banquet planning Cultural Awareness events CFC support Professional Development ROTC and JROTC Career Days Local school career days
How the CGOC helps you Professional Development Senior Leader brown bag lunches Records reviews Mentoring sessions OPR/EPR/PRF writing sessions Leadership Opportunities If you can’t get leadership experience in your current job, you can get it here! Lead events, teams, projects Interface with base leadership to accomplish your mission
How the CGOC helps you Visibility Get unique opportunities to interact with leadership at your base Get experience staffing packages through the system Show your leadership and organization skills off to potential future bosses Learn how all the base organizations work, their missions and their people Move up the CGOC ranks to the division, regional and even Air Force level Get recognized by the AFCGOC Annual Awards program Quarterly & Annual Awards— always have something to put in Base/Community Involvement section
Annual CGO Professional Development Conference Held every May in cities around the US 2012—Seattle 2011—Tampa 2010—San Fran2009—Newport News 2008—San Antonio 2007—DC2006—Las Vegas Get current, relevant info on HOT topics, leadership, new and unique capabilities and missions—straight from the source! Network with 200+ CGOs from 60+ bases worldwide Discover new job opportunities and unfamiliar missions Interact directly with General Officers at the Stars-and- Bars Dining In
What’s the Air Force CGOC? A system for base-level councils to interact and achieve synergistic effects through collective effort and knowledge sharing An organized network of CGOs working together to promote the 4 pillars of the CGOC: professional development base support community service esprit-de-corps
What’s the Air Force CGOC? Vision To serve as the premier CGO information portal and advocate for issues to senior leaders, while improving military and civilian community relationships Purpose To promote the development of CGOs through a geographical regional structure system To provide a communication network to deliver the pulse of the CGOs, represented by the regional CGOCs, to Air Force Senior Leadership at Air Staff To develop and maintain an information network to enhance and promote the 4 pillars of the CGOC To maintain CGO participation through recruitment & retention
AFCGOC Organization Air Force CGOC 100+ councils worldwide Chairman Vice Chairman Executive Officer Air Force CGOC 100+ councils worldwide Chairman Vice Chairman Executive Officer Eastern Region CGOC President Vice President Executive Officer Eastern Region CGOC President Vice President Executive Officer Pacific Region CGOC President Vice President Executive Officer Pacific Region CGOC President Vice President Executive Officer EURO Region CGOC President Vice President Executive Officer EURO Region CGOC President Vice President Executive Officer Western Region CGOC President Vice President Executive Officer Western Region CGOC President Vice President Executive Officer AFROTC CGOC President Vice President AFROTC CGOC President Vice President Division Chiefs Base Councils Deployed Unit CGOCs President Vice President Executive Officer Treasurer Deployed Unit CGOCs President Vice President Executive Officer Treasurer
Contact Us Air Force CGOC: www.afcgoc.org www.facebook.com/AFCGOC Annual CGO Professional Development Conference: www.afcgoc.org/content/conference www.facebook.com/2011CGOconference Your local CGOC: Look them up on facebook and google! Many CGOCs have either or both pages Check with your base’s Private Org office (usually within FSS) for most current roster
See us in Action! Check out CGOCs from 2010-2011 in action… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WFFEgb9VrOM (click on the ‘Full Screen’ icon at the bottom right of the video for best viewing!) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WFFEgb9VrOM
Join us Today! Active member Project Lead Unit Representative Executive Council Regional and AF CGOC …The possibilities are endless!