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Become a member of the Head & Hands Board of Directors!

Support our organization and community!

The Opportunity:
Head & Hands is looking for motivated, passionate people to run for election to our Board of Directors.  We currently have one interim position available for a three-month term (March 2017 – June 2017), with possibility for re-election at our AGM in June 2017.

Who we are looking for:
We encourage all applications to our Board, and seek to create a balanced group to reflect the skills and priorities of our community.  Head & Hands welcomes the unique contributions that youth (25 and under) bring to our organization, and invites these individuals to apply.  We also encourage applicants to describe the unique contributions they, as individuals with diverse experiences, would bring to Head & Hands.

As an organization that works to facilitate social change and the empowerment of diverse communities of youth, Head & Hands recognizes that living under marginalization and oppression often brings both challenges and valuable skills and perspectives. People of color, people with disabilities, women, Two-Spirited, queer people, trans* people, and other candidates who experience marginalization are strongly encouraged to apply and to self-identify in your Board Candidate Profile. We are committed to a creating an organization as diverse as the communities we serve.

Requirements:

  • Commitment to social justice and to our mission
  • Willingness to participate in fundraising activities in a collaborative context
  • Desire to work with a diversity of people on common goals
  • Available for monthly evening Board meetings and ongoing committee work (total time commitment is approx. 8-10 hrs / month)

 

How to apply:

Please follow the link below!

Email jointheboard@headandhands.ca if you have questions

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