Military Police Regimental Association

Report
Military
Police
Regimental
Association
What is our Mission?
Mission Statement
The MPRA is a professional organization
dedicated to communicate the pride, heritage
and history of the MP Corps and to promote
the Corps’ future for members, family and
friends of the Regiment.
What is our Vision?
Vision Statement
Unite the various Military Police
Organizations under one flag to promote the
image, heritage and traditions of the Military
Police Corps Regiment.
Who are we?
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Nearly 9,000 Members Worldwide.
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29 Local Chapters.
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14 Volunteer Members comprise National Board of
Directors.
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4 Paid Full Time Employees.
Where are we located?
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National Board of Directors and paid staff:
Military Police Museum
Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri 65473
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29 Local Chapters world wide.
How are we organized?
Board of Directors
Executive
Committee
Bylaws and
Nomination
Special Events
Personnel
Memberships
Legacy Programs
Retail Operations
Individual
Walkway
Gift Shop
Corporate
Scholarship
and
Outreach
Website
Local
Chapters
Benevolent
Fund
Publications
What have we done lately?
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Raised over $500K for Museum upgrades and
Regimental Grove improvement in the last 5 years.
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Awarded over 100 College Scholarships to MPRA
members and family members in last 5 years.
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Increased local chapters from 18 to 29 since in last 5
years.
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Partnered with Armed Forces Retirement Home to
sponsor annual 4th of July celebration.
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Created new interactive Website 2009.
What have we done lately?
(Continued)
Lead sponsor for
NLEEA - National Law
Enforcement Explorers
Academy - 2003, 2005,
2007 and 2009 (semi –
annual event since
2003).
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Added MPRA to
Twitter and Facebook.
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What have we done lately?
(Continued)
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MPRA Day proclaimed in
two cities (Las Vegas area).
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Completed the first four
phases of the Regimental
Walkway Project
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Established MPRA
Benevolent Fund, to date
provided grants totaling
over $40K.
How do we get it done?
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Memberships 9,000, and climbing through new
members and renewals.
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Revenue generating activities:
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Technical Exhibits.
Golf Tournament.
Private Donations.
Retail Store.
Archery Tournament.
Regimental Walkway Vision
Regimental Walkway Vision
(Continued)
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Create a lasting tribute to
the men and women of the
Military Police Corps
Regiment past, present and
future.
Offer a place for reflection,
remembrance and
ceremony.
Complete all upgrades and
improvements by 75th MP
Anniversary 2016.
Honoring service to the
Regiment
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Commemorate service
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Honor a fallen comrade
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Remember a friend
Walkway Status
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Commissioned design concept
Established fund raising programs:
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Established additional opportunities for support
Funded:
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Brick purchases
Tree purchases
Bench purchases
Crossed Pistols Statue – “Gateway to the Regiment”
Kiosk – interactive guide to the Walkway
Of the Troops, and For the Troops Statue
On track for scheduled completion
Benevolent Fund Vision
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Create an opportunity to assist those in need.
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Generate new found purpose for MPRA Members.
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Streamlined process for honoring requests.
Benevolent Fund Status
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Planted seed funds.
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Membership application
changed to reflect Benevolent
Funding.
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On-going project with less than
72 hour turn-around time from
notification to cash in hand.
Scholarship and Outreach
Vision
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Assist MP family members in
meeting their educational goals.
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Promote the MP heritage and
traditions through NLEEA
Sponsorship and Learning for
Life.
Scholarship and Outreach
Status
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Archery tournament revenue was $7K.
Operational budget contributions dedicated to fund
future success of the program.
Private donations continue to help us achieve
greater success.
Will reapply to be added to CFC contributions
annually.
How can You help?
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Host an event to support our Legacy Programs.
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Sign up as a sponsor or supporting firm member.
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Contact business partners and friends to participate
as a sponsor.
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Spread the word about MPRA and the great things it
does for MP Warriors.
Questions
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Visit us online at www.mpraonline.org.
Contact Rick Harne, our Executive Director at (573)
329-6772.
Contact Don Rose, our MPRA President-elect at
(573) 528-3963.
Contact our Board of Directors at our website.
Visit us on FaceBook or Twitter.

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