PURPOSE: Board members serve at the discretion of the Board President, serve as a voting member, assisting the President and Executive Committee to develop policies, procedures and regulations for the operation of our 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization (EIN 57-1118288) and monitoring its finances, programs and performance.
TERM: Three (3) years
OBLIGATIONS TO THE BOARD: Establish policy & procedures for governance Secure adequate funds to support our mission and staff Monitor finances to ensure fiduciary oversight Establish and oversee strategic planning, both short and long-range Participate in board meetings and special events (e.g., fundraising events, education/outreach events)
SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES: Attend board meetings and show commitment to board activities Contribute skills, knowledge and experience Listen respectfully to other points of view Participate in organizational decision-making Financially support the organization Represent the organization to the public and potential stakeholders
Before completing the application below, please confirm by signature that you have read, understood and agree to the Board Member Responsibilities as described above.