Some of the greatest opportunities and most unique benefits that accompany your RIMS membership are available directly through your local chapter. The best way to take advantage of all your membership offers is to participate in your chapter’s activities and events.
Top Chapter Resources
Chapter Handbook (NEW!)
Great resource for new chapter officers on RIMS chapter guidelines, services, and member benefits
Sample Chapter Bylaws
Latest version of RIMS chapter bylaws template to use in developing bylaws for local chapters
The RIMS Professional Exchange of Risk Knowledge (PERK) program is a free educational program offered to RIMS chapters who are looking for innovative programming at their next chapter meeting.
Chapter Roles and Descriptions
Sample position descriptions for chapters to use in defining leadership roles and responsibilities
Chapter Insurance Coverages/Request a COI
RIMS provides insurance coverages to chapters to enable success. Review coverages or request a COI for an upcoming event. Click here.
Guidelines for individuals hoping to form a chapter and become part of the RIMS Community. Click here.
Chapter Template Toolkit
Library of useful templates and documents to help chapters plan, budget, and engage members effectively. Click here.
Chapter Website Guide
RIMS provides website templates to chapters free of charge. Learn more about our websites and capabilities.... Coming Soon
Chapter and Volunteer Recognition
Submit an application to be considered for RIMS volunteer and chapter awards.
Volunteer with Your Chapter
Want to get involved? Sign up to volunteer at your local chapter today!
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Want to promote DE&I at your local chapter? Connect with RIMS and discover resources.
50 Tips to Build Your Chapter
Download this useful tip sheet to help get the best out of your chapter and make volunteering fun
Using Social Media
An overview of social media and how you can use it to promote your chapter.
Everything you need to optimize your social media posts.